out-of-stack backtrace. o Fixed bug that would cause sprintf's %nH to refuse all strings as too long for some values of "n" on some architectures. o Made Process.search_path() aware if Win32 and AmigaOS specifics. o Fixed bug in Protocols.HTTP.Query that dropped the last byte of a request if the server did not provide a Content-Length header.
Optimizations ------------- o Fixed Filesystem._Tar.ReadFile to not gobble the whole tar entries into memory at once. o Improve performance of get_cpu_time() on OS X by avoiding a kernel trap to get the ID of the underlying system thread. o Throttle calls to task_info() on OS X since they are quite
o Changed handling of POLLHUP for poll devices, it is now signalled on all of the callbacks. o Updated timezone data to tzdata2009c. o Added some support for the TIMESTAMP and INTERVAL datatypes to Oracle module.
New modules / classes / methods added ------------------------------------- o Protocols.IPv6 Support for the IPv6 protocol. This currently only contains tools to parse and normalize addresses. (Not much more is necessary since the usual I/O interfaces support IPv6 as-is.) o Added Filesystem._Tar.extract to be able to extract many/all files