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Author vstinner
Recipients barry, davin, gregory.p.smith, josh.r, kapilt, lukasz.langa, miss-islington, ned.deily, pablogsal, pitrou, ronaldoussoren, tdsmith, vstinner
Date 2019-06-04.15:11:43
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Ned Deily:
> No, it has *always* been unsafe. What's new as of 10.13/14 is that macOS tries much harder at runtime to detect such cases and more predictably cause an error rather than letter than let the process run on and possibly fail nondeterministically.

Hum, in the doc, I wrote:

.. versionchanged:: 3.8

   On macOS, *spawn* start method is now the default: *fork* start method is no
   longer reliable on macOS, see :issue:`33725`.

Should we change this text? Any proposition?
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