Author nadeem.vawda
Recipients Christophe Simonis, Garen, Nam.Nguyen, amaury.forgeotdarc, arekm, asvetlov, barry, doko, eric.araujo, georg.brandl, jcea, jeremybanks, lars.gustaebel, leonov, loewis, nadeem.vawda, nicdumz, nikratio, ockham-razor, pitrou, proyvind, rcoyner, shirish, strombrg, thedjatclubrock, tshepang, vstinner, ysj.ray
Date 2011-10-12.16:21:02
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> To elaborate on the policy: giving bogus data in cases of race
> conditions is ok; crashing the interpreter or corrupting memory
> is not. If bogus data is given, it would be useful if the bogosity
> can be specified (e.g. when multiple threads read from the same
> POSIX file concurrently, they also get bogus data, but in a manner
> where each input byte is given to exactly one thread).

OK, that makes sense. My next patch will include per-compressor locks for
LZMACompressor and LZMADecompressor.

> To elaborate: ISTM that it's actually a bug in FileIO.

I've filed issue 13159 proposing that FileIO be fixed.
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