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Author pitrou
Recipients Justin.Cappos, bbangert, exarkun, giampaolo.rodola, kristjan.jonsson, loewis, ned.deily, nicdumz, pitrou, ronaldoussoren, rosslagerwall, roysmith, stutzbach
Date 2011-03-30.18:54:43
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> Antoine, absolument.  Please see attached file bug.py

Ah, thanks, I see. But this is not caused by this issue.
It seems to come from 12442ac3f7dd.

> Instead we should simply define it for python, and in accordance to
> established tradition, namely that defaulttimeout prevails.

That would be the second behaviour change in two versions. I think we
could/should simply fix the advertised behaviour, as in
http://docs.python.org/dev/library/socket.html#timeouts-and-the-accept-method

> Btw, defaulttimeout(None) doesn't mean that that there is no default,
> it means that the default is "blocking."

Sure, but generally it means that the user didn't *set* a default at
all.
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Date User Action Args
2011-03-30 18:54:47pitrousetrecipients: + pitrou, loewis, ronaldoussoren, exarkun, roysmith, kristjan.jonsson, giampaolo.rodola, ned.deily, stutzbach, nicdumz, bbangert, Justin.Cappos, rosslagerwall
2011-03-30 18:54:43pitroulinkissue7995 messages
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