[Python-Dev] Linking with mscvrt

Greg Ewing greg.ewing at canterbury.ac.nz
Thu Feb 9 04:24:05 CET 2006

Martin v. Löwis wrote:

> I withdraw that idea. It appears that the platform SDK doesn't
> (any longer?) provide an import library for msvrt.dll, and
> Microsoft documents mscvrt as intended only for "system
> components".

Insofar as it forms a base on which other separately-
compiled pieces of code run, it seems to me that Python
itself deserves to be classed as a "system component".

Although I concede that's probably not quite what
Microsoft mean by the term...

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