[Python-Dev] Re: Minimal GCC/Linux shared lib + EH bug example

Martin v. Loewis martin@v.loewis.de
16 May 2002 21:49:10 +0200

"Ralf W. Grosse-Kunstleve" <rwgk@cci.lbl.gov> writes:

> If this reliably solves the problem it will work for us. However, it is
> not ideal that sys.setdlopenflags is a one-size-fits-all global
> setting. It would be better if the user could have more fine-grained
> control, e.g.  package-level control to be used in the __init__.py
> files.

It's not reliable. It will break if you have independent extensions
that use the same symbol to denote different things.