[Python-Dev] problems building python2.7
chris.jerdonek at gmail.com
Fri Nov 9 18:48:18 CET 2012
On Fri, Nov 9, 2012 at 2:57 AM, Chris Withers <chris at simplistix.co.uk> wrote:
> On 09/11/2012 10:52, Michael Foord wrote:
>> It should be python.exe (yes really).
> Hah! Should http://docs.python.org/devguide/ be updated to reflect this or
> does this only affect Mac OS? (or should we correct the build so it doesn't
> spit out a .exe?)
That link already mentions this information in the top "Quick Start" section:
"3. Run the tests with ./python -m test -j3 (use ./python.exe on most
Mac OS X systems and PCbuild\python_d.exe on Windows; replace test
with test.regrtest for 2.7)."
But it would probably be good to repeat this information in certain
locations, for example in the more detailed sections on building and
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