Problem using compileall

Stephen Hansen apt.shansen at
Tue Feb 3 12:12:53 EST 2009

> Try this to discover whether the file actually contains a NUL byte or not:
> f = open("","rb")
> src =
> i = src.index('\0')
> print "found NUL at index", i
> print repr(src[i-20:i+20])

Doh. It did. How the heck did that get there! I hadn't thought to
actually look -- which seems terribly dense in retrospect -- because I
just assumed whatever regular-Python did to compile the same file,
compileall'd duplicate. Doh. :)



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