IDLE vs. the command line?

Istvan Albert ialbert at
Wed Sep 15 16:53:29 CEST 2004

Otto T Hyvarinen wrote:

> uses C extensions a lot. One of those C methods does the segmentation
> fault when run from the command line, but _not_ when run from the IDLE.
> This is quite strange.

The various ways in which memory corruption manifests itself in
C programs sometime appear to be governed by mysterious
powers, a higher authority or simply IDLE.


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