Re: Bug#668841: ITP: svipc -- System V InterProcess Communication for Python/Yorick
Thanks for your interest.
Le 14/04/12 22:30, Roger Leigh a écrit :
>> * Package name : svipc
>> * URL : https://github.com/frigaut/yorick-svipc/
> Given the rather generic package name, and the fact that
> upstream is already using yorick-svipc, wouldn't it be
> better to continue using yorick-svipc as the package name?
Sure, I can do that.
> Are the POSIX equivalents not supported already in Yorick and
There's no implemented alternative for yorick, and I can't find
alternative packages for python in Debian. I may have missed something
> While yorick-svipc is undoubtedly useful, it's also
> quite dated; the standard POSIX equivalents to the old SysV
> should really be preferred.
>From what I've read, the benefit of the POSIX IPC over the SysV
implementation is not that tremendous.
> FWIW, http://pypi.python.org/pypi/posix_ipc/0.8.1
Best regards, Thibaut.