[Distutils] Compiler abstractiom model

Fred L. Drake Fred L. Drake, Jr." <fdrake@acm.org
Wed, 31 Mar 1999 08:57:41 -0500 (EST)

Greg Stein writes:
 > Trying linking against Oracle sometime. You're *required* to list a
 > library multiple times. It's really nasty -- they've created all kinds
 > of inter-dependencies between their libraries.

  And reading their example Makefile is enough to given even the most
diehard Unix hacker hernias; I wonder how may developers they
hospitalize to develop it!


Fred L. Drake, Jr.	     <fdrake@acm.org>
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