"MvL" == Martin von Loewis firstname.lastname@example.org writes:
MvL> I now recall why setup.py deletes modules that cannot be MvL> imported: If they would be left there, the test cases would MvL> fail with the ImportError. People had been complaining that MvL> they get testsuite failures, so we changed setup.py to remove MvL> the modules which clearly don't work.
Can we just rename them? I.e. bsddbmodule-failed.so
That would at least leave some artifact around so that the problem has a chance of being debugged.