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Title: PyCapsule_New's argument *must* not a NULL.
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Components: Documentation Versions: Python 2.7
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Status: closed Resolution: works for me
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Assigned To: docs@python Nosy List: benjamin.peterson, docs@python, inada.naoki, jcea, larry
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Created on 2011-11-08 02:54 by inada.naoki, last changed 2011-11-08 04:29 by benjamin.peterson. This issue is now closed.

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msg147269 - (view) Author: Inada Naoki (inada.naoki) * (Python committer) Date: 2011-11-08 02:54
http://docs.python.org/c-api/capsule.html?highlight=capsule#PyCapsule_New

> The pointer argument may not be NULL.

I think "must not" is correct.
msg147273 - (view) Author: Benjamin Peterson (benjamin.peterson) * (Python committer) Date: 2011-11-08 04:29
In this context, "may" means "allowed to". In other words, it is equivalent to "The pointer argument is not allowed to be NULL".
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Date User Action Args
2011-11-08 04:29:15benjamin.petersonsetstatus: open -> closed

nosy: + benjamin.peterson
messages: + msg147273

resolution: works for me
2011-11-08 04:00:36jceasetnosy: + jcea
2011-11-08 03:03:50ezio.melottisetnosy: + larry
2011-11-08 02:54:58inada.naokicreate