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Re: [Xen-devel] [patch] fix python 2.6 warnings

To: "Ian Jackson" <Ian.Jackson@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>, "Gerd Hoffmann" <kraxel@xxxxxxxxxx>
Subject: Re: [Xen-devel] [patch] fix python 2.6 warnings
From: "Jan Beulich" <jbeulich@xxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Tue, 10 Mar 2009 14:43:42 +0000
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>>> Gerd Hoffmann <kraxel@xxxxxxxxxx> 10.03.09 14:44 >>>
>Which makes me think at least the hashlib one needs a more sophisticated
>approach so it keeps working on pre-2.5 versions ...

Something like this (I had hoped this would have been submitted long ago,
but apparently it wasn't even attempted).


--- xen-3.3.1-testing.orig/tools/python/xen/util/acmpolicy.py
+++ xen-3.3.1-testing/tools/python/xen/util/acmpolicy.py
@@ -17,7 +17,10 @@
 import os
-import sha
+    import hashlib # python v2.6 or newer
+except ImportError:
+    import sha # python v2.5 or older
 import stat
 import array
 import struct

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