[C++-sig] Alignment problem when returning lists from C++ to Python

Niall Douglas s_sourceforge at nedprod.com
Mon Jun 20 14:20:09 CEST 2011

You're going to have to give a lot more information than this for 
anyone to help you. In particular, a highly reduced and short example 
of code exhibiting the problem would be very helpful.


On 20 Jun 2011 at 2:20, charles75 wrote:

> Hi,
> OS: UBUNTU 11.04
> Could someone please help me out here.
> I'm using boost-python.  I have written a C++ program that returns a list
> back to Python.
> The problem I'm having is that the returned data seems to be misaligned.
> When I run the C++ program on its own and print out the structure all seems
> well.
> However when I copy the structure into the list and return this to Python
> the data is corrupted, and I've been told
> that this is an alignment issue, but I can't find a way to resolve this
> issue.
> Thanks in advance for any help.
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