[Distutils] Re: CygwinCCompiler, msvc hack, BCPPCompiler
Thu, 29 Jun 2000 13:11:14 -0400
Rene Liebscher writes:
>---- CygwinCCompiler ------------
>OK, it should now be better to read. I also included your other changes
I just noticed that cygwinccompiler has been added to distutils :-))
One minor nitpick
# Because these compilers aren't configured in Python's config.h file by
# we should at least warn the user if he is using a unmodified version.
""" checks, if the gcc-compiler is mentioned in config.h
if it is not, compiling probably doesn't work """
I compile Python with Cygwin routinely and I do not have "__GNUC__"
anywhere in my config.h file
Python 1.6a2 (#12, Jun 22 2000, 08:18:57) [GCC 2.95.2 19991024 (release-2)]
Copyright 1991-1995 Stichting Mathematisch Centrum, Amsterdam
Copyright 1995-2000 Corporation for National Research Initiatives (CNRI)
>>> import sys
'1.6a2 (#12, Jun 22 2000, 08:18:57) [GCC 2.95.2 19991024 (release-2)]'
perhaps checking for "GCC" in sys.version will do what we want :-))