Standard IPC for Python?

Philip Semanchuk philip at
Tue Jan 13 20:37:39 CET 2009

On Jan 13, 2009, at 2:01 PM, Laszlo Nagy wrote:

>> I realize that lack of Windows support is a big minus for both of  
>> these modules. As I said, any help getting either posix_ipc or  
>> sysv_ipc working under Windows would be much appreciated. It sounds  
>> like you have access to the platform and incentive to see it  
>> working, so dig in if you like.
> Maybe I can help with windows. I just need to figure out what to  
> use: pipes or windows sockets?

I was suggesting getting posix_ipc or sysv_ipc to compile against a  
compatibility library (Cygwin?) under Windows. It sounds like you're  
proposing something totally different, no?

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