[Chicago] setup.py

Brian Curtin brian at python.org
Mon May 6 16:07:56 CEST 2013

On Sun, May 5, 2013 at 8:49 PM, shangyu <yushang at outlook.com> wrote:
> Hi dear all,
> I'm compiling Python 2.7.4 on Windows and I found a setup.py in the source
> dir . My question is can I build the whole Python with this file ? I mean
> Python executable , extension module etc. Or this file is just for extension
> module ?

It's not for Windows - that file is invoked by make on Mac/Linux. The
build is done entirely from the PC/pcbuild.sln Visual Studio solution.

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