[Python-Dev] .pyc broken on Windows -- anywhere else?
Thu, 28 Sep 2000 23:27:55 -0400
> That is, .pyc's don't work at all anymore on Windows: Python *always*
> thinks they have a bad magic number. Elsewhere?
> Just grabbed the latest from CVS - .pyc is still fine on Tru64 Unix...
Good clue! Looks like Guido broke this on Windows when adding some
"exclusive write" silliness <wink> for Unixoids. I'll try to make time
tonight to understand it (*looks* like fdopen is too late to ask for binary
mode under Windows ...).