[Python-Dev] Linker problems on Linux
Sat, 15 Jul 2000 19:09:01 -0400
> Why hasn't anyone objected to simply dropping such an important
> API without proper backwards compatibility workaround ?
If I knew it was happening, I would have whined. And I expect Guido would
have screamed. So let's fix it, and move on. I expect patch review isn't
as good as it used to be because of the clumsy SourceForge interface, so
> The situation on Windows is already bad enough with extensions
> compiled against 1.5 causing a segfault...
Hey, your now-buggy old extensions aren't our fault <wink>.
it's-windows-segfaults-are-a-feature-ly y'rs - tim