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Author pitrou
Recipients Justin.Cappos, bbangert, exarkun, giampaolo.rodola, kristjan.jonsson, loewis, ned.deily, nicdumz, pitrou, ronaldoussoren, rosslagerwall, roysmith
Date 2011-03-30.15:40:53
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Message-id <1301499654.09.0.8251236679.issue7995@psf.upfronthosting.co.za>
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> I also don't think there is a portable way to detect the NBIO attribute 
> of a socket, so we still have a case of socket.gettimeout() not 
> accurately reflecting the blocking state of the socket

Which case?

> I personally think that this logic should go into socketmodule.c where 
> the rest of the timeout logic sits, rather than be exctracted like this 
> out into the python world.

I think practicality beats purity. If putting it in socket.py ends up producing bugs, we'll have to consider moving it to the C extension. Until then, the Python code has the advantage of being clear and concise.
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2011-03-30 15:40:54pitrousetrecipients: + pitrou, loewis, ronaldoussoren, exarkun, roysmith, kristjan.jonsson, giampaolo.rodola, ned.deily, nicdumz, bbangert, Justin.Cappos, rosslagerwall
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