[Distutils] GCC versions and binary egg names

Matthias Klose doko at ubuntu.com
Wed Jul 28 01:55:18 CEST 2010

On 26.07.2010 19:04, Chris Withers wrote:
> Hi All,
> In addition to the UCS2/4 problems already described by MAL and which
> I've bumped into myself, I now have a problem with binary linux eggs
> where the GCC version doesn't match that of the system the egg is being
> installed on.

why would this be needed? Both the C ABI and C++ ABI didn't change for years, at 
least on the common ix86 architectures. There were corner cases on some 
architectures, but I doubt that anybody did build eggs for those.


More information about the Distutils-SIG mailing list