469,312 Members | 2,496 Online
Bytes | Developer Community
New Post

Home Posts Topics Members FAQ

Post your question to a community of 469,312 developers. It's quick & easy.

runing python interpreter and scripts from shared memory

I'm not that familiar with python, but in any case ... This is the
academic project involving 'extensible systems', where routines are
allocated in some memory shared among the multiple address spaces, and
user process can call those routine via kernel system call. One of the
key requirements for those routines is 'to be safe'. At this point I'm
looking as safe extensions to C (such as Cyclone), but at this point I
ask myself: why not an interpreted language like Python? I guess it is
safer than C and yet, as I undestand, is fairly powerful language.

What would be required is to have the whole thing in a core memory.
Either somehow compile python script, so it becomes the loadable
module (something similar to GJC, Gnu Java Compiler), or may be having
Python interpreter sitting in a core, and Python script compiled as a
bytecode, and also somehow loaded int the core. Would like to hear
from those familiar with Python internal workings if this is idea
worth persuing.

Jul 18 '05 #1
0 993

This discussion thread is closed

Replies have been disabled for this discussion.

Similar topics

699 posts views Thread by mike420 | last post: by
reply views Thread by Kurt B. Kaiser | last post: by
6 posts views Thread by neokosmos | last post: by
113 posts views Thread by John Nagle | last post: by
27 posts views Thread by bcwhite | last post: by
17 posts views Thread by frederic.pica | last post: by
1 post views Thread by CARIGAR | last post: by
reply views Thread by zhoujie | last post: by
reply views Thread by suresh191 | last post: by
reply views Thread by harlem98 | last post: by
By using this site, you agree to our Privacy Policy and Terms of Use.