18 Jun 2009 18 Jun '09
On 18 Jun, 2009, at 11:22, Tarek Ziadé wrote:
On Thu, Jun 18, 2009 at 11:05 AM, Ronald Oussoren<email@example.com
wrote: The only way to achieve that at the moment is to add some code to setup.py that explicitly raises an exception when you try to build it on an unsupported platform.
Or to provide binary releases because python version and os info are set in the archive name. But it's hackish.
A binary release that does nothing would indeed be hackish, and would be worse than the existing error because a binary package gives the impression that the platform is actually supported.