[Python-Dev] Irix problems

Schneider, Michael michael.l.schneider at eds.com
Wed Oct 1 13:01:29 EDT 2003

2.3.2rc2 is the first try, we are updating from 1.5 on SGI...

Michael Schneider
Senior Software Engineering Consultant
EDS PLM Solutions
"The Greatest Performance Improvement Is the transitioning from a non-working state to the working state"

-----Original Message-----
From: Aahz [mailto:aahz at pythoncraft.com]
Sent: Wednesday, October 01, 2003 12:00 PM
To: Schneider, Michael
Cc: python-dev at python.org
Subject: Re: [Python-Dev] Irix problems

On Wed, Oct 01, 2003, Schneider, Michael wrote:
> SGI python 1.3.2 rc2 fails to build on irix.  There is a compile error
> in termios.c.
> This is caused by the fact that SGI #defines some control chars, but
> does not implement them.
> If the following code is added to Modules/termios.c, then the problem
> is fixed, and all is well on IRIX.
> Can someone get this in?

Did 2.3 or 2.3.1 compile correctly?  If not, it's too late to get this
into 2.3.2.
Aahz (aahz at pythoncraft.com)           <*>         http://www.pythoncraft.com/

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