[Ironpython-users] logging.handlers.NTEventLogHandler not in IP?

Douglas S. Blank dblank at cs.brynmawr.edu
Fri Jan 13 19:19:37 CET 2012

> On Fri, Jan 13, 2012 at 9:54 AM, Hernán Foffani <hfoffani at gmail.com>
> wrote:
>> El 13/01/2012, a las 18:49, Jeff Hardy escribió:
>>> On Fri, Jan 13, 2012 at 9:24 AM, Dino Viehland <dinov at microsoft.com>
>>> wrote:
>>>> I would think you could make your own NTEventLogHandler which wraps
>>>> this,
>>>> you could probably contribute it back to the std lib under an if
>>>> sys.platform == 'cli':
>>>> so that on IronPython you get the .NET NTEventLogHandler.
>>> At the very list it could go into IronPython's stdlib. Until we can
>>> sync up with the 3.x branch I Don't know if we can push stdlib changes
>>> upstream.
>> Beware that the file that contains the NTEventLogHandler has some
>> several more
>> classes. Won't it add some hassle to merge future std lib changes back
>> to IP?
> We already have a bunch of changes like it. Any extra hassle it adds
> is minuscule compared to the giant pain in the butt it already is
> (hence why it's not done very often).
> For the 3.x branch I want to push as many changes as possible upstream
> to minimize that.
> - Jeff

Speaking of IronPython's use of the standard Python Library, how does one
go from IronPython source to an installation with Lib set up properly?

I see that there are parts of the standard lib in github... a couple
actually: some under External.LCS_RESTRICTED and another in Languages. Is
the standard IP lib documented somewhere?



Douglas S. Blank
Associate Professor, Computer Science, Bryn Mawr College
http://cs.brynmawr.edu/~dblank  (610)526-6501

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