Monday, December 14, 2009

Sponsored Development, December 2009

Hello all,

It's been a while since my last report of sponsored Twisted development. After this hiatus, I'm happy to be able to bring you a new list of accomplishments I was able to achieve thanks to the support of the Twisted sponsors and the Software Freedom Conservancy.

The tickets I reviewed this time around (italics for tickets now resolved):

#3007 - Subsystem's connectionLost method executed twice in certain situation
#3226 - twisted.python.util.initgroups (and thus spawnProcess) potentially does tons of unnecessary IO
#3296 - Account for ISUPPORT information in irc_MODE when parsing mode strings
#3931 - t.p.amp.AmpBox.serialize will _not_ return a string if any value is unicode
#4009 - twisted.python.modules.PythonPath docstring typo
#4029 - Twisted Web's wsgi.input isn't sufficiently file-like in all cases
#4065 - Replace 'callable(foo)' with 'hasattr(foo_ "__call__")'


And the tickets I worked on (often with the help of others):

#733 - twisted's SIGCHLD handler breaks popen
#970 - twisted.names.root.Resolver eats filedescriptors
#1784 - disttrial --hosts=kunai_takkun_muon twisted
#2078 - Twisted shouldn't start processes until the reactor is running
#2884 - Tool to update / generate NEWS file
#3886 - Fixing the Socks4 proxy to be Socksv4a compliant
#3922 - twisted.protocols.amp.BinaryBoxProtocol.connectionLost chokes on reason = main.CONNECTION_DONE
#3932 - HTTPAuthSessionWrapper incorrectly returns a 500 if the wrapped resource doesn't implement the requested method
#3956 - Add arraysize option to runQuery in adbapi
#4019 - t.web.wsgi.WSGIResource - WSGI application error handling
#4029 - Twisted Web's wsgi.input isn't sufficiently file-like in all cases
#4031 - twisted.mail.smtp client doesn't really implement SASL LOGIN
#4049 - Error IMAP4Client.fetchSpecific an HTML body part
#4053 - Replace "x.has_key(y)" with "y in x"
#4063 - Ween trial's --dry-run away from the deprecated TestCase.visitor code
#4066 - `reduce` for Python 3.x
#4075 - Remove deprecated IReactorUDP.connectUDP
#4114 - Test all of the file-related twisted.web.wsgi code-paths with each of the possible file-like objects they might be used with
#4115 - lore -olint's `check_texturl_matches_href` and `check_a_py_listing` methods invoke getAttribute wrong
#4116 - Add a parameterized AMP argument type which can serialize and unserialize 0 or more of a specified type
#4131 - `twisted.web.client.Agent` does not add a Host header if `None` (the default) is passed for the `headers` argument to `request`
#4154 - Skip all release automation related tests on platforms which are not Linux

You can find more details about these tickets in the Twisted issue tracker. To look up a ticket, visit http://twistedmatrix.com/trac/ticket/ticketnumber. For example, http://twistedmatrix.com/trac/ticket/4063

Additionally, you may have noticed that we managed to finally release Twisted 9.0. This was mostly thanks to the efforts of Chris Armstrong (as usual), but I also helped out reviewing some of that process.

This should signal the beginning of more regular sponsored development. Look forward to seeing another one of these reports soon. :)

1 comment:

như thủy said...

Thanks for sharing, nice post! Post really provice useful information!

Giaonhan247 chuyên dịch vụ ship hàng mỹ về việt nam với sản phẩm là đồng hồ amazon thông qua dich vu ship hang my với chi tiết bảng giá ship hàng từ mỹ về việt nam và dịch vụ mua hàng pandora úc uy tín.