[Python-Dev] Re: import w/options
mwh at python.net
Tue Oct 19 11:09:26 CEST 2004
Neal Becker <ndbecker2 at verizon.net> writes:
> Michael Hudson wrote:
>> "Neal D. Becker" <ndbecker2 at verizon.net> writes:
>>> I have an application where it would be useful to set RTLD_GLOBAL on
>>> when import is used. Currently, python doesn't provide this option. Why
>>> not allow an optional argument to import that would allow this?
>> I take it you'd be interested to learn about sys.setdlopenflags?
> Could be. But I checked the current cvs python source, and what I see is
> dlopen is called with flags set to 0. What am I missing?
I don't know. That's not what I see in current CVS... the dlopen call
I'm on about is line 130 of Python/dynload_shlib.c. (I notice that
sys.setdlopenflags is present on Darwin, where it isn't going to make
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