[MMTK] nMoldyn and getuid

Konrad Hinsen konrad.hinsen at cea.fr
Mon May 22 11:14:09 CEST 2006

On May 20, 2006, at 15:02, Peter wrote:

> Basically, os.getuid() is a Unix/Linux only function to return current
> process' user id.  It is not available on Windows:
> http://docs.python.org/lib/os-procinfo.html
> There is probably something in the win32api module that could be used
> instead, maybe win32api.GetCurrentProcess() - or maybe for Windows the
> PID isn't actually needed, I haven't looked at the code.

This is already fixed in the current nMOLDYN, but the import of getuid 
() is still done because I didn't know that it wasn't available under  
Windows. Remember that I cannot test anything under Windows myself...

The imports have been fixed (in the SVN version) and will thus be  
fixed in the next release as well.

Konrad Hinsen
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