[Xapian-discuss] Python bindings

Olly Betts olly at survex.com
Thu Jun 16 16:09:18 BST 2005

On Thu, Jun 16, 2005 at 10:35:17AM -0300, Christiano Anderson wrote:
> I am trying to dig through Python Xapian bindings, by running
> simplesearch.py and simpleindex.py examples. 
> I can index some data using simpleindex, but when I try to search, I got
> the following python error:
> NotImplementedError: No matching function for overloaded 'new_Query'
> I couldn't finde the new_Query function on Python module. Is this a bug
> or the module is incomplete?

Sounds like a bug.  I'll take a look.

Is this Xapian 0.9.1?

> Xapian has been installed on Debian GNU/Linux (woody), Fedora Core 3 and
> Fedora Core 4 and I get this error in all these GNU/Linux boxes. 

I think that's the first report for Fedora Core 4 we've had.  Did you
run "make check" on xapian-core?  If you did (or do) and it passes, can
you send me the output of "uname -a" and "g++ -v" so I can add FC4 to


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