[pygtk] ORBit and python

Johan Dahlin jdahlin at async.com.br
Tue Sep 26 19:21:01 WST 2006

Gustavo J. A. M. Carneiro skrev:
> On Ter, 2006-09-26 at 11:01 +0100, Magnus Therning wrote:
>> I copy-pasted your code into three files here and noticed the same
>> behaviour.  I then went to the PyORBit doc I keep around [1] and tried
>> the Account example.  I got that to work by moving the "import CORBA" to
>> after the call to "ORBit.load_file".  So there shouldn't be something
>> inherently preventing you from using attributes.
>   You should always import ORBit before CORBA is imported for the first
> time.  The reason is that "import CORBA" first just imports whatever the
> default ORB in your system is.. could be omniorb or something like that.
> If you import ORBit first, pyorbit then provides its own replacement
> CORBA module.
Sounds like a good idea to assert that a CORBA module is not imported when
importing ORBit, to avoid loading another orb by mistake.


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