BUG? Re: compiling Python 2.1.1
rnd at onego.ru
Tue Aug 28 15:29:04 CEST 2001
On Tue, 28 Aug 2001, Skip Montanaro wrote:
> Roman> OK... Using Distutils for Python 1.5.2 for building Python 2.1.1
> Roman> is impossible, because there are things missing and all kinds of
> Roman> new syntax features (list comprehensions, +=, **args-call
> Roman> syntax).
> Why aren't you just using the 2.1.1 distribution? You shouldn't need *any*
> Python interpreter until after the core has been built. Setup.py is only
> used to build the stuff in the Modules directory after the core interpreter
> has been built in the usual configure/make fashion.
> Roman> How people are supposed to build and install Python 2.1.1 on
> Roman> RedHat 6x systems _right way_?
> I'm sure many people have done this already. Start from the tar.gz
That is what I did. However, package management is essential
for system's maintainability. And I think bdist_rpm need to
Sincerely yours, Roman A.Suzi
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