[Python-Dev] Compile Python on Windows (OpenSSL)

Victor Stinner victor.stinner at gmail.com
Tue Jan 13 23:45:28 CET 2015

2015-01-13 23:42 GMT+01:00 Brian Curtin <brian at python.org>:
> In the meantime, the first result searching for Visual Studio 2015
> came up with http://www.visualstudio.com/en-us/downloads/visual-studio-2015-downloads-vs.aspx,
> which seems to give you VS2015. I haven't tried to run it since I'm
> not on Windows at the moment, but it looks correct.

I only see the "Ultime" flavor which contains a lot of things that I
don't need. It says that it requires 20 GB of disk, I don't have
enough free disk space (12 GB or something like that).

Is there a lighter flavor available?

If VS 2010 still works, I prefer to keep it right now.


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