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+What's New in Python 2.3.5?
+*Release date: XX-XXX-2005*
+- Partially revert the fix for #1074011; don't try to fflush stdin anymore.
What's New in Python 2.3.5rc1?
m = Py_InitModule3("sys", sys_methods, sys_doc);
sysdict = PyModule_GetDict(m);
- sysin = PyFile_FromFile(stdin, "<stdin>", "r", _check_and_flush);
+ /* Closing the standard FILE* if sys.std* goes aways causes problems
+ * for embedded Python usages. Closing them when somebody explicitly
+ * invokes .close() might be possible, but the FAQ promises they get
+ * never closed. However, we still need to get write errors when
+ * writing fails (e.g. because stdout is redirected), so we flush the
+ * streams and check for errors before the file objects are deleted.
+ * On OS X, fflush()ing stdin causes an error, so we exempt stdin
+ sysin = PyFile_FromFile(stdin, "<stdin>", "r", NULL);
sysout = PyFile_FromFile(stdout, "<stdout>", "w", _check_and_flush);
syserr = PyFile_FromFile(stderr, "<stderr>", "w", _check_and_flush);