[OpenWrt-Devel] [PATCH] /etc/profile: add 'export PYTHONDONTWRITEBYTECODE=1'

Felix Fietkau nbd at openwrt.org
Wed Nov 12 16:01:04 EST 2014

On 2014-11-12 21:08, Alexandru Ardelean wrote:
> Tells Python not to compile the source files.
> The default behaviour is for the sources to be compiled
> when the sources are run.
> On small disks this can fill them up.
> Although the performance of Python will suffer (it's not fast
> to begin with) it's better to for it to be slow than to fill up
> the disk and cause the target to be stuck.
> Users can disable this at their own risk/expense/will/etc.
> This works on both python and python3.
> Signed-off-by: Alexandru Ardelean <ardeleanalex at gmail.com>
I'd prefer patching python/python3 instead of adding workarounds to

- Felix
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