[Distutils] [issue1] amd64 eggs are called x86_64
mhammond at skippinet.com.au
Thu May 8 14:21:11 CEST 2008
> Currently eggs created for amd64 platforms are called x86_64 in the egg
> filename. AMD renamed x86_64 to amd64 and asked people to follow suit.
> Also Python uses the amd64 nomenclature:
> December/036400.html and
> As such, to limit end-user confusion eggs should be named amd64 as well
> instead of x86_64.
Note that "win-" should probably be in the filename too. eg, the py 2.6
trunk building pywin32 will create a filename
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