[Python-Dev] PCBuild8

Andrew MacKeith andrew.mackeith at abaqus.com
Mon Mar 5 21:25:30 CET 2007

Martin v. Löwis wrote:
> 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).
Is there a scheduled date for the release of Python-2.5.1 ?
I presume that the PCBuild8 directory should be used when building in 64 
bit on Win64.

> HTH,
> Martin
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