[Python-Dev] Help with inotify
bob at redivi.com
Fri Oct 28 01:49:02 CEST 2005
On Oct 27, 2005, at 4:32 PM, Neal Becker wrote:
> "Martin v. Löwis" wrote:
>> I see. Python is making up the EISDIR, looking at the stat result.
>> In Objects/fileobject.c:dircheck generates the EISDIR error, which
>> apparently comes from posix_fdopen, PyFile_FromFile,
>> Python simply does not support file objects which stat(2) as
> OK, does python have a C API that would allow me to create a python
> object from my C (C++) code? Then instead of using python's fdopen
> I could
> just do it myself.
Why do you need a file object for something that is not a file
anyway? select.select doesn't require file objects for example, just
objects that have a fileno() method.
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