[Python-Dev] Support for Python/Windows

Christian Heimes lists at cheimes.de
Wed Jul 22 00:04:05 CEST 2009

Curt Hagenlocher wrote:
> Considering that the compilers are all freely downloadable as part of
> the Windows SDK, it would be weird if the subscription were *more*
> restrictive than what you can get without it.
> Disclaimer: I work for Microsoft, but eh, I'm just guessing.

Some features like PGO aren't available in VS Express Edition or Windows
SDK. I'm not sure about all aspects of X86_64 builds, too. I'm prefer
better safe than sorry.

Disclaimer: I would never disclose that I'm a tiny bit paranoid ... :)


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