dcom client from non-windows python
paul_rudin at scientia.com
Wed Jul 2 10:32:58 CEST 2003
>>>>> "drs" == drs <drs at ecp.cc> writes:
> My guess is you would be more successful using pyro for the
> distributed stuff.
Ya, but that doesn't allow you to talk to, for example, excel running
on a windows box directly.
> my other guess is that python com simply wraps windows stuff,
> and that reimplementing windows on linux would take a while.
I'm not sure how much reimplementing windows is needed? There are
other non-python tools that achieve this kind of thing - see e.g.
<http://www.linar.com/> - in theory you just need to know how to drive
the dcom network protocol.
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