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CherryPy uses _pyio incorrectly #1704

bangorr opened this Issue Apr 13, 2018 · 1 comment


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bangorr commented Apr 13, 2018

Attempting to use CherryPy on Cygwin has revealed that CherryPy imports a private module, _pyio. "Outside" use of _pyio this way is not supported.

CherryPy should use a different module or interface for this functionality (

A side-effect of fixing this issue is that this may help CherryPy run on Cygwin once again.

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webknjaz commented Apr 13, 2018

Hello, this ticket should be open under Cheroot repo, so that it won't get lost/out of track.

P.S. It looks like regression, which happens to be caused by this patch:
PR is welcome.

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