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Author pitrou
Recipients kristjan.jonsson, pitrou
Date 2011-03-30.13:08:49
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> The corresponding defect has a long (and bothersome) discussion.  I am, 
> however, surprised that this was not considered a "bug" and backported.

I think Martin's argument was that it could break compatibility.

> I can agree with the fix (my number 1 suggestion) but I would have
> liked to see it done in socketmodule.c where the timeout semantics are 
> all defined, rather than as a cludgy special case in socket.py

There's definitely a reason for doing it in socket.py rather than socketmodule.c, although I don't remember which one.
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2011-03-30 13:08:52pitrousetrecipients: + pitrou, kristjan.jonsson
2011-03-30 13:08:52pitrousetmessageid: <1301490532.49.0.765306088977.issue11721@psf.upfronthosting.co.za>
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