[Python-Dev] mmap

Guido van Rossum guido at CNRI.Reston.VA.US
Wed Jun 16 00:54:42 CEST 1999


> Another topic: what are the chances of adding the mmap module to the core
> distribution?  It's restricted to a smallish set of platforms (modern
> Unices and Win32, I think), but it's quite small, and would be a nice
> thing to have available in the core, IMHO.  

If it works on Linux, Solaris, Irix and Windows, and is reasonably
clean, I'll take it.  Please send it.

> (btw, the buffer object needs more documentation)

That's for Jack & Greg...

--Guido van Rossum (home page: http://www.python.org/~guido/)




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