[Python-Dev] Windows build issues
Guido van Rossum
Fri, 30 Jun 2000 16:33:52 -0500
> A couple of things:
> Should be updated for the new release.
Tim will do this.
> VC++ 5.0 will not compile python20 unless "#include
> <basetsd.h>" is commented out. Trent?
I'll leave this to Trent -- I don't know how to check for VC 5.0
> WITH_CYCLE_GC should be uncommented if we want to have GC
> enabled in the beta.
> Line endings seem to be incorrect. Someone probably edited
> the file on a Unix machine and munched things up. VC++ 5.0
> likes DOS line endings otherwise it refuses to load the
There was one missing CR. Fixed now.
> Also, I get a few warnings when compiling. One is about an /IZ
> (I think) option being ignored. There are a few other warnings
> as well which I didn't write down.
Probably 6.0 flags that 5.0 doesn't have. What can we do?
--Guido van Rossum (home page: http://www.python.org/~guido/)