installation fails ?

Tim Peters at
Tue Sep 11 00:37:37 CEST 2001

[Armin Samide]
> I'have downloaded the Python 2.1.1 source code package and wanted to
> buildit on Windows with the Microsoft Visual C Compiler but a few
> headers are missing, as there are: zlib.h, xmlparse.h, db.h, tcl.h
> Are these headers included somewhere else or what else is wrong ?

If you want to build the non-core 3rd-party components, you need to follow
the instructions for obtaining and installing them too.  The instructions
are in PCbuild\readme.txt.

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