(VERY) New to Python. Need Help!
dakidd at sonic.net
Tue Aug 5 11:59:35 CEST 2003
In article <bgnqvk$mku at newton.cc.rl.ac.uk>,
"Richard Brodie" <R.Brodie at rl.ac.uk> wrote:
> "Don Bruder" <dakidd at sonic.net> wrote in message
> news:tqJXa.8564$dk4.364945 at typhoon.sonic.net...
> > Looks pretty obvious that something it wants can't be found.
> Yes, It can't find the getpid function within the os module. It isn't
> on the Mac (at least not classic Mac). Reading http://www.dessent.net/btfaq/
> may help.
Indeed it does. I can't help but wonder why this URL doesn't seem to
appear anywhere in the docs? The only FAQ-type URLs I'm seeing so far in
the "on-board" docs appear to be hosting on bitconjurer.org, with no
mention of this "www.dessent.net" host anywhere blatantly obvious.
Any indication of whether there's a "getpid" function in the Carbon
version of MacPython? And how would I go about checking to see (aside
from the obvious "fire up the program - if it pukes, the function isn't
there") if an arbitrarily selected function is available in a particular
Thanks for the help so far!
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