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From: Jerry A! <jerry@×××××××.org>
To: gentoo-dev@g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-dev] new guides
Date: Fri, 13 Apr 2001 03:25:33
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-dev] new guides by Pete Gavin
1 On Fri, Apr 13, 2001 at 01:40:17AM -0600, Pete Gavin wrote:
2 :
3 : I've been looking at SWIG a bit, and I think it would be really
4 : helpful for this stuff. That way, we might eventually be able to make
5 : it so that most portage stuff is also available from perl, and anyone
6 : who wants to access portage from perl may do so easily. (I know some
7 : of you may cringe at this, but I happen to like perl :) but don't
8 : worry, I like python equally... both have their uses)
10 Curiousity on my part. Is there any reason why we're looking to step
11 away from python? It appears as though the Linux/Python connection are
12 here to stay. Especially with ESR's new CML2 project. As we go
13 forward, one won't even be able to rebuild the kernel w/out Python.
15 Achim, have you looked at the freeze module for compiling the python
16 bits for the embedded devices you're working on (instead of rewriting
17 them in C++)?
19 Like I said, just curious.
21 --Jerry
23 name: Jerry Alexandratos || Open-Source software isn't a
24 phone: 703.599.6023 || matter of life or death...
25 email: jerry@×××××××.org || ...It's much more important
26 || than that!


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Re: [gentoo-dev] new guides (Achim Gottinger)