[mod_python] The DOs and DONTs of mod_python: second problem maybecornered.

Philippe C. Martin pmartin at snakecard.com
Wed Oct 19 09:54:00 EDT 2005

On Wednesday 19 October 2005 04:16 am, Graham Dumpleton wrote:
> BTW, you may be able to confirm whether the expat version is the problem
> by simply creating a handler which all it does is import "pyexpat" as
> above. If that crashes Apache you probably have a problem as I recollect
> that just loading pyexpat will cause the crash, you don't actually have to
> use it. This though may only be the case on certain platforms. Another
> module you can try importing is "xmlrpclib". This one from memory
> definitely crashed Apache for me when I personally had this expat library
> version problem on a Linux platform, even without trying to use the
> functionality of the module.

import  "xmlrpclib did crash apache - so I need to upgrade 
my /usr/local/lib/libexpat.

Thanks Graham.



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