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Pure-Python bindings to glibc (based on ctypes)

Project description


  • Free software: LGPLv3 license
  • Supports signalfd(2) and the assorted set of signal related functions.
  • Supported on python 2.7+ and python 3.2+ and pypy
  • All other useful glibc features are in scope (patches welcome!)
  • from glibc import ... – direct access to glibc functions and types via lazy imports, fast startup, low memory overhead, efficient calls to glibc
  • Declarative code, easy to verify for correctness, easy to add more types, functions and constants.
  • Translates error codes according to documentation (manual pages) of each supported function. Raises OSError with appropriate values and a customized, easy-to-understand error message.

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