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Author eric.araujo
Recipients Christophe Simonis, Garen, amaury.forgeotdarc, arekm, devurandom, doko, eric.araujo, georg.brandl, jreese, lars.gustaebel, leonov, loewis, nicdumz, nikratio, ockham-razor, pitrou, proyvind, rcoyner, strombrg, thedjatclubrock, vstinner, ysj.ray
Date 2010-11-26.01:20:55
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I’m afraid ctypes is too insecure for stdlib code.  Even using it in some tests had to be discussed and decided at EuroPython.

I’m told that PyPy has CPyExt now, so this may solved your compat concern :)
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2010-11-26 01:21:00eric.araujosetrecipients: + eric.araujo, loewis, georg.brandl, doko, amaury.forgeotdarc, arekm, lars.gustaebel, pitrou, vstinner, nicdumz, Christophe Simonis, rcoyner, proyvind, nikratio, leonov, devurandom, Garen, ysj.ray, thedjatclubrock, ockham-razor, jreese, strombrg
2010-11-26 01:21:00eric.araujosetmessageid: <1290734460.64.0.966796252052.issue6715@psf.upfronthosting.co.za>
2010-11-26 01:20:55eric.araujolinkissue6715 messages
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