if not hasattr(os, 'fork'):
+ # Skip platforms with known problems forking from a worker thread.
+ # See http://bugs.python.org/issue3863.
+ if sys.platform in ('freebsd4', 'freebsd5', 'freebsd6', 'os2emx'):
+ print >>sys.stderr, ('Skipping test_3_join_in_forked_from_thread'
+ ' due to known OS bugs on'), sys.platform
main_thread = threading.currentThread()
+- Issue #3863: Disabled a unit test of fork being called from a thread
+ when running on platforms known to exhibit OS bugs when attempting that.
- Issue #3261: test_cookielib had an improper file encoding specified.
- Patch #2232: os.tmpfile might fail on Windows if the user has no