[Python-Dev] PCBuild8

"Martin v. Löwis" martin at v.loewis.de
Mon Mar 5 19:18:21 CET 2007

David Abrahams schrieb:
> I tried building with MS Visual Studio 2005 from PCBuild8/pcbuild.sln,
> and for me it fails miserably.  The first major complaint comes when
> linking pythoncore, where the _init_types symbol can't be found.  On
> the other hand, allowing MSVS to convert PCBuild/pcbuild.sln works
> okay.  Am I missing something?

Yes, it doesn't work in Python 2.5 as released. This specific problem
has been fixed in the trunk and the 2.5 branch several months ago,
so I recommend to use either of these (or use VS 2003 to build the
released version).


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