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Author sriram
Recipients sriram, wosc
Date 2009-09-19.21:13:26
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How about changing pdb's behavior, that it disables readline only if the 
passed stream is not the stdout stream?

Also when looking at doctest module, I found that bdb's trace_dispatch 
was overridden to set the debugger's output stream to something other 
than stdout. I presume, that since prior to 2.5, pdb never took the 
stdin and stdout arguments and that overridden method was needed to make 
pdb use a stream other than stdout, but now that 2.5 allows us to pass 
the output stream in init method of pdb, that function is no longer 

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2009-09-19 21:13:29sriramsetrecipients: + sriram, wosc
2009-09-19 21:13:28sriramsetmessageid: <>
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