[OpenWrt-Devel] Question regarding call python script

Paul Fertser fercerpav at gmail.com
Fri Mar 11 05:11:07 EST 2016

Hey folks,

Bastian Bittorf <bittorf at bluebottle.com> writes:
> * John Crispin <blogic at openwrt.org> [11.03.2016 06:27]:
>> depends on what you want to do. i dont really see anything that cannot
>> be handled using shell. what exactly do you want to write in python ?
> also in general i think it's a good idea to have
> less dependency than more. personally 8-) i want to
> see perl and awk abandoned...

As a sidenote, POSIX shell doesn't support associative arrays (which
were mentioned in this thread), so it's probably worth clarifying
whether it's ok to require bash >= 4 for OpenWrt build scripts or not.

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