[docs] ctypes Module Documentation Bug

Zachary Ware zachary.ware+pydocs at gmail.com
Wed Jul 2 16:13:23 CEST 2014


Hi Martin,

On Wed, Jul 2, 2014 at 8:51 AM, Martin Miller <martineau at linxure.net> wrote:
>
> There's a long standing error in one of one examples in section 16.17.2.4 Function Prototypes of the documentation for the ctypes module. It's where there's an example demonstrating how to wrap the Windows MessageBoxA function.
>
> Please see stackoverflow.com question titled The ctypes wraps “MessageBoxA” example didn't work in python33 for more details and a possible fix.

Thanks for the report!  Interestingly, someone else opened a bug
report for this issue just this morning [1].

-- 
Zach

[1] http://bugs.python.org/issue21903


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