Author sbt
Recipients Bernt.Røskar.Brenna, gps, neologix, r.david.murray, sbt, tim.golden
Date 2013-11-14.18:20:05
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Note that on Windows if you redirect the standard streams then *all* inheritable handles are inherited by the child process.

Presumably the handle for f_w file object (and/or a duplicate of it) created in one thread is accidentally "leaked" to the other child process.  This means that shutil.rmtree() cannot succeed until *both* child processes have exited.

PEP 446 might fix this, although there will still be a race condition.
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