[Python-ideas] Adding shm_open to mmap?

Mike Meyer mwm at mired.org
Wed Feb 15 03:25:39 CET 2012

On Wed, 15 Feb 2012 10:07:23 +1000
Nick Coghlan <ncoghlan at gmail.com> wrote:

> On Wed, Feb 15, 2012 at 9:50 AM, Mike Meyer <mwm at mired.org> wrote:
> > This seems like a slam-dunk to me, but...
> > 1) Is there some reason not to just add these two functions?
> Not that I can see. Make sure to add an "Availabilty: Unix" marker in
> the relevant docs, though.

I thought Windows was a Posix system? As such, it should have shm_open
and shm_unlink, so the market wouldn't be appropriate.

Mike Meyer <mwm at mired.org>		http://www.mired.org/
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