[Python-Dev] HP-UX clean-up

Kurt B. Kaiser kbk at shore.net
Tue Jan 6 21:06:53 EST 2004

David Ascher <DavidA at ActiveState.com> writes:

> Suggestion w/o a patch: I think that for 2.4, it'd be nice if distutils
> used the logging module extensively so that the 'silently' above can be
> changed easily.  A good project for a snowy evening.

One of the things in the patch is the line:

!             self.announce("INFO: Can't locate Tcl/Tk libs and/or headers", 2)

so a notice will appear in the configure output, whereas previously it
gave up silently.

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