Issue #4527 has been updated by Motohiro KOSAKI.

Status changed from Closed to Rejected

The patch reverted because it made a regression (see [Bug #4558])
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Bug #4527: [PATCH] IO#close releases GVL if possible
http://redmine.ruby-lang.org/issues/4527

Author: Eric Wong
Status: Rejected
Priority: Normal
Assignee: Motohiro KOSAKI
Category: core
Target version: 1.9.x
ruby -v: ruby 1.9.3dev (2011-03-25 trunk 31181) [x86_64-linux]


close() may block for certain file types (NFS, SO_LINGER
sockets, inotify), so let other threads run.


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