Stop and go - two Python(Win) questions

Piet van Oostrum piet at
Wed Jan 16 07:50:52 EST 2002

>>>>> m.bless at (Martin Bless) (MB) writes:

MB> [Thomas Heller]:
>> A distutils bug. Support for SWIG is rather poor.
>> SWIGging a file <pathname>.i creates a file <pathname>.c
>> overwriting any previous file of this name. So better
>> change another name.

MB> Aha. Ok, I'll try to find a solution.

MB> Which brings up two questions I carry around for a while:

MB> (1) PythonWin: I can't find a way to cancel execution if I was clever
MB> enough to produce an indefinite loop (ctrl+c, ctrl+z, ctrl+halt, ...
MB> nothing I tried worked.

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