[Python-Dev] compiling python2.5 (msys+mingw+wine) - giving up using msvcr80 assemblies for now

Luke Kenneth Casson Leighton lkcl at lkcl.net
Thu Jan 22 21:09:15 CET 2009

On Thu, Jan 22, 2009 at 7:40 PM, "Martin v. Löwis" <martin at v.loewis.de> wrote:
>> there are already no less than _four_ mingw ports of python, of varying degrees.
>> * http://jove.prohosting.com/iwave/ipython/pyMinGW.html
> Ok, this one builds pythonXY, so it tries to be compatible with the
> official distribution (although it seems to link against MSVCRT.dll)
>> * http://sebsauvage.net/python/mingw.html
> That's *not* a port of Python to MingW. Instead, it is a set of
> instructions on how to build Python extension modules, using the
> official Python binaries, with mingw.

 oh?  ah, sorry, i didn't check .

>> * http://python-mingw.donbennett.org/
> This doesn't seem to be distributing binaries.

 sourceforge page.  i checked the statistics, there don't seem to be
very many hits (sorry to hear that don, if you're reading this!)  ok.
there _is_ a sourceforge page,... yep, downloads here:


ok , so that makes... 3?

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