[Distutils] Question about DOS/Windows static libs

Robin Becker robin@jessikat.demon.co.uk
Tue, 7 Mar 2000 08:11:45 +0000

In article <20000306213404.A503@beelzebub>, Greg Ward <gward@python.net>
>> So: is this true?  Does a static library under Windows need to be built
>> with library and library search directories?  Or is this an unnecessary
>> appendage that can be jettisoned?
according to the lib reference .lib files can be input to lib commands;
so you can combine libraries and .obj files to produce a new static lib.

It's not very clear, but I guess the .libs should be for static
Robin Becker