[Python-Dev] IPV6 with Python- 4.2.1 on HPUX

Anthony Baxter anthony at interlink.com.au
Thu Apr 14 05:14:19 CEST 2005

On Wednesday 13 April 2005 21:11, Senthil Prabu.S wrote:
> Hi Experts,
>        I am pretty new to Python. I have been trying to compile python
> on HP-UX 11.23 IPF machine. I tried to build with following configure
> option.
> ./configure --prefix=/opt/iexpress/python --enable-ipv6
> --with-signal-module --with-threads machine info : HP-UX beta B.11.23 U
> ia64
> gcc : gcc version 3.4.3
> While configure, I faced the following pbm,

Last time I tried, gcc on HPUX/ia64 was completely unable to build a working
version of Python - this was not the fault of Python, but simply that gcc on
that platform was utterly broken. Please try with the HP compiler instead, see
if that is any better.


Anthony Baxter     <anthony at interlink.com.au>
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