how to pass a file descriptor in a swig module

Gerhard Häring gh at
Wed Jul 2 14:08:17 CEST 2003

kj.kjn wrote:
> My function func(File * des) is embedded in a module swig.
> I would to know how to call this function from python script and if it's
> necessay
> to declare a typemaps ?

Not sure if that helps here, but Python file objects have a function 
called fileno() to return the file number.

-- Gerhard

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