Disutils prob: extension module

Thomas Heller theller at python.net
Wed Aug 28 13:06:05 CEST 2002

"Markus von Ehr" <markus.vonehr at ipm.fhg.de> wrote in message news:3D6CA3C5.D4165A54 at ipm.fhg.de...
> Hi,
> I have a compiler link problem.
> I took the elemlist.c example (python extension) and tried to
> compile it using:
> python setup.py install
> I get a Link error (something like that, translated to english):
> c:\programme\python21\libs\python21.lib: fatal error LNK1106:
> Invalid file or disk full: positioning on 0x3cb3134e not possible
> error: command 'e:\programme\DevStudio\VC\BIN\link.exe' failed with
> exit status 12
> Anybody can tell me why I get the link error? The python21.lib is
> in the mentioned folder.

Isn't this a library compatibility problem which was mentioned some
time ago?
Which version of MSVC do you use?
IIRC, you have to use MSVC 6, with recent service packs installed...


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