[Python-Dev] About the Wise installer on Windows
aparente at adobe.com
Wed Oct 13 23:29:12 CEST 2004
Thanks for all your responses,
Unfortunately I don't know the specifics of how to get the compilers and
OS. I am only in charge to find out if Python-Dev has made already the work.
I suspect you get the OS and compilers from the MSDN Subscriber program.
I will certainly let you know of our experience if/when we decide to
compile Python on x86_64. It might not be before a while though, so
probably someone else will be able to report before us.
At 01:11 PM 10/13/2004, Martin v. Löwis wrote:
>Nick Bastin wrote:
>>Microsoft made available an OS to the general public (2003 Pro, I think)
>>for x86_64 at *least* 6 months ago, maybe more, and MSDN members have
>>access to other OS builds as well (at least 2003 server).
>That was no release (in the sense of a product release) of the system,
>though, was it? My understanding that the system is still considered
>in beta by Microsoft.
>>You have at least 2 compiler options, namely MSVC++ and GCC. ICL does
>>not (yet) support x64_64.
>How can you get a copy of MSVC++? VC.NET 2003 does not come with an
>AMD64 compiler to my knowledge, nor does the February 2003 (?) platform
>SDK incorporate one (which does incorporate an Itanium compiler).
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