Device Drivers in python(kernel modules)

John Nagle nagle at
Tue Mar 6 17:34:04 CET 2007

Thomas Ploch wrote:
> rishi pathak schrieb:
>>I am not much of a kernel programmer , I have a requirement to shift a
>>python code to work as a kernel module.
>>So I was just wondering whether we can write a kernel module in python.
>>A thought is that if we can somehow convert python code into a C object
>>code then it can be done.
>>Can some one suggest something..anything

    1.  For what operating system?

    2.  WHY?

    3.  This is probably a bad idea.  If it doesn't have to go in the
operating system kernel, it shouldn't go in the kernel.

				John Nagle

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