[Distutils] gcc is hardcoded in mingw32/cygwin compiler
Phillip J. Eby
pje at telecommunity.com
Tue Oct 19 17:50:19 CEST 2004
At 10:38 AM 10/19/04 +0200, Bastian Kleineidam wrote:
>when playing with cross compiling, I noticed that "gcc" is hardcoded
>in the mingw32 and cygwin compiler classes.
>I'd like them to be adjustable with environment variables CC, CXX etc.
>like in the unixccompiler.py class.
>I attached a patch that works for me(tm), but there might be a better
>way using already existing methods in sysconfig.py.
>The command line I use under linux for bdist_wininst is:
> CCSHARED=/usr/bin/i586-mingw32msvc-gcc \
> CXX=/usr/bin/i586-mingw32msvc-g++ \
> LDSHARED="/usr/bin/i586-mingw32msvc-gcc -shared" \
> PY_HOST_PLATFORM=nt \
> $(PYTHON) setup.py build -c mingw32 bdist_wininst
Sorry about this off-topic question, but are you actually successful in
building bdist_wininst from Linux this way? And if so, how do you
install/setup the compiler(s)? I'd love to be able to generate "daily
builds" of my software on Linux, targeting bdist_wininst as well as sdist.
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