[Distutils] [Python-Dev] Adventures with x64, VS7 and VS8 on Windows

Kristján Valur Jónsson kristjan at ccpgames.com
Tue May 22 13:38:23 CEST 2007

> -----Original Message-----
> > > It seems the
> > > best thing might be to modify the PCBuild8 build process so the
> output
> > > binaries are in the ../PCBuild' directory - this way distutils and
> others
> > > continue to work fine.  Does that sound reasonable?
> > I think Kristjan will have to say a word here: I think he just likes
> > it the way it is right now. That would rather suggest that build_ext
> > needs to be changed.

Someone mentioned the idea to have a bat file do it.  I like that idea.
There is already a build.bat file which will build whatever configuration
you choose (platform and configuration).  Extending it to subsequently
copy the resulting binaries up one level is easy.  Perhaps this is an
acceptable compromise?


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