[Python-Dev] Pronouncement needed in issue9675

Guido van Rossum guido at python.org
Wed Sep 29 01:06:26 CEST 2010

On Tue, Sep 28, 2010 at 4:02 PM, Amaury Forgeot d'Arc
<amauryfa at gmail.com> wrote:
> 2010/9/29 Guido van Rossum <guido at python.org>:
>>> Can someone please explain why converting to a PyCapsule object is not
>>> an option?
>>> PyCObject_AsVoidPtr() and PyCObject_Import() accept Capsules and will
>>> work as before.
>> Because bsddb is an external module?
> Yes, bsddb is compiled in a separate .pyd or .so. But what does this change?

Because it needs to support multiple Python versions from single source?

--Guido van Rossum (python.org/~guido)

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