Hey guys, I believe the "Bad Marshal Data" exception is the result of incompatible marshal libraries encoding and decoding pyc and pyo files. I only started having this problem myself earlier today.
I had been using a shared copy of python 2.0 (shared across multiple machines) and it was working fine. After being informed of local versions on each of the machines (I am finishing work on a parallel processing library for Python, and was spawning scripts on multiple machines), I switched to using those. Unfortunately, two of the machines have python 2.1.1 installed on them, causing intermittent "bad marshal data" exceptions (which depended on network/processor load). To finish the story, after switching back to the shared copy of python, there were no problems. As well, using only those machines with python 2.0 installed works just fine. Do your best to only have a single version of python installed at any one time, you'll potentially save yourself some nail biting. Thanks, - Josiah Carlson _______________________________________________ Zope-Dev maillist - [EMAIL PROTECTED] http://lists.zope.org/mailman/listinfo/zope-dev ** No cross posts or HTML encoding! ** (Related lists - http://lists.zope.org/mailman/listinfo/zope-announce http://lists.zope.org/mailman/listinfo/zope )