[Python-Dev] Any tips to tell sprinter at PyCon about developing on Windows?

Tim Golden mail at timgolden.me.uk
Sun Feb 3 13:52:16 CET 2008

Tim Golden wrote:
> Christian Heimes wrote:
>> Does the VS Express Edition have the "vcbuild" command? The build bots
>> are using vcbuild instead of devenv. The professional edition has it.
>> c:\dev\python\trunk\PCbuild>vcbuild /useenv pcbuild.sln "Release|Win32"
>> Microsoft (R) Visual C++ Project Builder - Command Line Version 9.00.21022

To confirm: this works under VS 2008 Express. I updated my build.bat
file to read:

set cmd=vcbuild /useenv pcbuild.sln "%conf%|%platf%"

and it worked a charm. Thanks, Christian.


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