Bug 76837 - Python crashes when using ExtensionClasses
Python crashes when using ExtensionClasses
Status: CLOSED CURRENTRELEASE
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: python (Show other bugs)
8.0
All Linux
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Assigned To: Mihai Ibanescu
Brock Organ
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Reported: 2002-10-27 17:16 EST by Need Real Name
Modified: 2008-08-01 12:22 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2002-11-25 15:39:20 EST
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This makes ExtensionClasses work with python 2.2.1 again. (640 bytes, patch)
2002-10-27 17:17 EST, Need Real Name
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Description Need Real Name 2002-10-27 17:16:23 EST
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Phoenix/0.3

Description of problem:
Python versions higher than 2.2, but prior to 2.2.2 crashes when trying to
import an ExtensionClasses module (ZODB, the persistence database used by Zope
for example have a few of these).
There are two solutions, either upgrade to 2.2.2 which was released some time
ago or apply the patch that's attached.

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How reproducible:
Always

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Compile and install ZODB (any versions)
2. run python
3. type "import ZODB"
	

Actual Results:  Python crashes

Expected Results:  It shouldn't have crashed

Additional info:
Comment 1 Need Real Name 2002-10-27 17:17:19 EST
Created attachment 82305 [details]
This makes ExtensionClasses work with python 2.2.1 again.
Comment 2 Mihai Ibanescu 2002-11-05 08:03:30 EST
This would make a good candidate for a bugfix release. Will try to release a
python 2.2.2 package in Raw Hide. I'll let you know when it's ready.
Comment 3 Mihai Ibanescu 2002-11-25 15:02:06 EST
Can you please grab the python packages from rahide and give them a try? They
are python 2.2.2 packages.
Comment 4 Need Real Name 2002-11-25 15:13:08 EST
Misa, where can i find them? I just looked at:
ftp://rawhide.redhat.com/pub/redhat/linux/rawhide/i386/RedHat/RPMS/

And it appears that they haven't landed yet. Maybe i'm looking at the wrong place.
Comment 5 Mihai Ibanescu 2002-11-25 15:39:12 EST
Oh well.
Try:

ftp://people.redhat.com/misa/fixes/python/
Comment 6 Need Real Name 2002-11-25 15:53:40 EST
Yes, i just tried to compile zodb, it seems to work fine now.

thanks.

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