This is an archived copy of the Xen.org mailing list, which we have preserved to ensure that existing links to archives are not broken. The live archive, which contains the latest emails, can be found at http://lists.xen.org/
Home Products Support Community News


RE: [Xen-devel] python 2.4 and the xl

To: Gianni Tedesco <gianni.tedesco@xxxxxxxxxx>
Subject: RE: [Xen-devel] python 2.4 and the xl
From: "Jiang, Yunhong" <yunhong.jiang@xxxxxxxxx>
Date: Tue, 12 Oct 2010 11:59:35 +0800
Accept-language: en-US
Acceptlanguage: en-US
Cc: "xen-devel@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx" <xen-devel@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>, Ian Jackson <Ian.Jackson@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Delivery-date: Mon, 11 Oct 2010 21:00:39 -0700
Envelope-to: www-data@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
In-reply-to: <1286798563.12843.217.camel@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
List-help: <mailto:xen-devel-request@lists.xensource.com?subject=help>
List-id: Xen developer discussion <xen-devel.lists.xensource.com>
List-post: <mailto:xen-devel@lists.xensource.com>
List-subscribe: <http://lists.xensource.com/mailman/listinfo/xen-devel>, <mailto:xen-devel-request@lists.xensource.com?subject=subscribe>
List-unsubscribe: <http://lists.xensource.com/mailman/listinfo/xen-devel>, <mailto:xen-devel-request@lists.xensource.com?subject=unsubscribe>
References: <789F9655DD1B8F43B48D77C5D30659732D59FF53@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> <1286798563.12843.217.camel@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Sender: xen-devel-bounces@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
Thread-index: ActpPDzz/uP+SHx8RceaBHhTrPlGvAAhD9hQ
Thread-topic: [Xen-devel] python 2.4 and the xl
I'm quite poor on Python , so is it possible that you cook a patch for it?  :-$
If needed, I can verify on my python 2.4 environment.


>-----Original Message-----
>From: Gianni Tedesco [mailto:gianni.tedesco@xxxxxxxxxx]
>Sent: Monday, October 11, 2010 8:03 PM
>To: Jiang, Yunhong
>Cc: Ian Jackson; xen-devel@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
>Subject: Re: [Xen-devel] python 2.4 and the xl
>On Sat, 2010-10-09 at 06:52 +0100, Jiang, Yunhong wrote:
>> The python/xen/lowlevel/xl/xl.c does not work in my python 2.4
>> environment because the Py_ssize_t is only for python 2.5. I have to
>> add something like "typedef int Py_ssize_t" to make it compilable. Is
>> 2.4 python still supported or xl requires 2.5 python? My environment
>> is RHEL5, maybe a bit out of date, I think :$
>If we can support python 2.4 with minimal hassle then why not?
>However it would seem to make more sense to typedef that to the specific
>type which is expected in the two places where that is used, since they
>are pointers in both cases. I suspect it's PyInt or something like that?
>Please submit a patch :)

Xen-devel mailing list
<Prev in Thread] Current Thread [Next in Thread>