Steve Losh avatar Steve Losh committed c6c9541

Don't hang on things like named pipes and sockets.

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                 return False
         if not options.binary:
-            with open(path) as f:
+            # We open in non-blocking mode so things like file-based sockets
+            # don't hang while waiting for their full kb.
+            # TODO: Ignore those altogether for the binary check?
+            fd =, os.O_NONBLOCK)
+            with os.fdopen(fd) as f:
                 if '\0' in
                     return False
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