[Python-3000] Win64 buildbot

Guido van Rossum guido at python.org
Thu Nov 15 22:25:34 CET 2007

On Nov 15, 2007 1:03 PM, Thomas Heller <theller at ctypes.org> wrote:
> The *real* problem is that both the build and the clean step require
> Python to work.  The former uses it to build _ssl, the latter starts rmpyc.py.
> Since the python30.dll was not built, starting python.exe displays a
> messagebox complaining that the exe can't find python30.dll,
> and the buildbot is stalled.
> I guess we just have to live with the fact that the windows
> buildbots require manual intervention from time to time.

Ideally, the clean step should not depend on Python existing. On Unix
it doesn't need it!

But I don't blame you if you file this as a low priority bug... :-(

--Guido van Rossum (home page: http://www.python.org/~guido/)

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