[Buildbot-devel] Buildbot and Solaris

Dustin J. Mitchell dustin at zmanda.com
Tue Aug 7 15:33:20 UTC 2007

On Tue, Aug 07, 2007 at 04:24:42PM +0100, Russel Winder wrote:
> That is what you would have thought :-) but:
> |> which python
> /usr/local/bin/python
> |> python --version
> Python 2.5.1
> |> find /usr/local/lib/python2.5 -name "*md5*"
> /usr/local/lib/python2.5/md5.py
> /usr/local/lib/python2.5/md5.pyc
> /usr/local/lib/python2.5/md5.pyo
> /usr/local/lib/python2.5/test/test_md5.py
> /usr/local/lib/python2.5/test/test_md5.pyc
> /usr/local/lib/python2.5/test/test_md5.pyo
> |> 
> This is the Python from Sunfreeware installed using pkg-get.

I don't see _md5.so in there, which is the lib you need.  md5.py is a
wrapper around _md5, which is a CPython module.  It's a common trick in
the Python standard library.

> SFW is 2.3 whereas I need 2.5, hence the installation from Sunfreeware.

Looks like a compile from source, then.  I'm not sure why SFW would
bulid a Python without the md5 module, but there you are.

        Dustin J. Mitchell
        Storage Software Engineer, Zmanda, Inc.

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