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Linux daemon using Python daemon with PID file and logging

The python-daemon package ( PyPI listing , Pagure repo ) is very useful. However, I feel it has suffered a bit from sparse documentation, an...

2015-11-11

SWIG is great - Python DRMAA2 interface in less than an hour

I have never used SWIG before, surprisingly. I figured creating a Python interface to DRMAA2 would be a good self-tutorial. Turns out to be almost trivial, following the directions here.

My Python (3.5) DRMAA2 interface code is on GitHub - https://github.com/prehensilecode/pydrmaa2. The hardest part, really, was writing the Makefile.

NOTE: no testing at all has been done. This is just a Q&D exercise to use SWIG.