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Re: python doesn't allow descriptors > 63 in select
On Wed, Aug 03, 2011 at 01:52:21PM +0200, Corinna Vinschen wrote:
> On Aug 3 12:29, Jon TURNEY wrote:
> > On 03/08/2011 08:49, Corinna Vinschen wrote:
> > >[snip]
> > >
> > >Can you have a look and, perhaps, provide a new python with a bigger
> > >internal FD_SETSIZE? The 256 from /usr/include/python2.6/pyport.h
> > >would already be ok, I guess, but 512 or so wouldn't hurt either...
> > fwiw, I already reported this problem with a patch to fix it at .
> >  http://cygwin.com/ml/cygwin/2011-03/msg00651.html
> Indeed. Huh, even the testcase is the same. Apparently Jason also
> forgot about it. Jason? Ping?
The thread is a little more involved which is why I thought it was the
WFMO limitation. See the following for the details, if interested:
Anyway, I will add this patch to the next Cygwin Python build.
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