[pypy-dev] Using pypy for real world applications part pi/2
fijal at genesilico.pl
Sat Jun 2 16:47:38 CEST 2007
Maciek Fijalkowski wrote:
> I've found an unusual problem regarding rctypes - in implementation of
> fcntl.ioctl, ioctl
> can return a string containing 0 bytes, because the length is somehow
> defined. Our rctypes (or implementation itself, I failed to find by now)
> assume that string is null terminated. The unusual thing about this is
> that on top of ctypes it works perfectly well.
> Any ideas how to fix it?
> I think I'll go to bed now and wait for someone else to take a look...
Actually, this was a minor bug in fcntl module, fixed now.
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