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

Trent Mick trentm at activestate.com
Wed May 23 21:37:54 CEST 2007

>> 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.

I use this patch in ActivePython to get distutils to find the correct 
PCbuild dir (see attached).


Trent Mick
trentm at activestate.com
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