freeBSD 2.1.1 extension problem

Andrew MacIntyre andymac at
Thu Aug 30 01:11:40 CEST 2001

On Tue, 28 Aug 2001, Robin Becker wrote:

> In message <Pine.OS2.4.32.0108282015180.76-100000 at central>, Andrew
> MacIntyre <andymac at> writes
> ..
> >If the binary Python package you've installed was built on a newer FreeBSD
> >(which seems likely from what I've gleaned from your posts) this is not
> >surprising, as the configure script would have found the errant header on
> >the newer system.
> ..
> the freeBSD questions list seems uncertain about wchar, but I guess maye
> the python maintainer has quite an advanced system. I guess I can build
> the port from source and it should be OK.

The packages get built on the package building cluster, which at the
moment would be based on a pre-release of 4.4.

Andrew I MacIntyre                     "These thoughts are mine alone..."
E-mail: andymac at  | Snail: PO Box 370
        andymac at            |        Belconnen  ACT  2616
Web:        |        Australia

More information about the Python-list mailing list