[Python-Dev] Linking with mscvrt

Neil Hodgson nyamatongwe at gmail.com
Thu Feb 9 23:00:35 CET 2006

Martin v. Löwis:

> Not sure whether this was a serious suggestion.

   Yes it is.

> If pythonxy.dll
> was statically linked, you would get all the CRT duplication
> already in extension modules. Given that there are APIs in Python
> where you have to do malloc/free across the python.dll
> boundary, you get memory leaks.

   Memory allocations across DLL boundaries will have to use wrapper functions.


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