[Python-Dev] PEP 229 checked in

Andrew Kuchling akuchlin@mems-exchange.org
Thu, 18 Jan 2001 10:30:36 -0500

>On Wed, Jan 17, 2001 at 11:49:25PM +0100, Thomas Wouters wrote:
>> On BSDI, readline sits in /usr/local or /usr/contrib, and isn't detected by
>> setup.py. Also, SSL support for the socket module was not enabled, though
>> OpenSSL is installed, in the default path.

What does the layout of /usr/contrib look like?  Is it
/usr/contrib/openssl/include/, /usr/contrib/include/, or something

>Strangely enough, this problem does not exist on FreeBSD. I can run 'make'
>or 'make test' after 'make' just fine. 'make test' still doesn't work
>because of the incorrect library path, but it doesn't barf like the other
>systems (BSDI and Debian Linux)

Have you already run "make install"?  Perhaps it's picking up the
already-installed modules when running "make test", because it really
shouldn't be working.