Only Bytecode, No .py Files

Dan Stromberg drsalists at
Tue Jul 26 21:32:07 CEST 2011

Another possibility: You could probably create a bunch of zero-length .py's
that are older than the corresponding .pyc's.

On Tue, Jul 26, 2011 at 8:19 AM, Eldon Ziegler <eldonz at>wrote:

> Is there a way to have the Python processor look only for bytecode
> files, not .py files? We are seeing huge numbers of Linux audit messages
> on production system on which only bytecode files are stored. The audit
> subsystem is recording each open failure.
> Thanks,
> Eldon Ziegler
> --
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