linking extension modules w/ "ld" on Solaris - to be expected?
skip at pobox.com
Thu Sep 19 21:26:12 CEST 2002
Alan> I've tried compiling both Python 2.1.1 and 2.2.x on Solaris 8 and
Alan> 9 with gcc 2.9x and 3.x in my path. I consistently get the same
Alan> build error each time, so it is likely that there is some *switch*
Alan> I am not setting somewhere.
Alan> gcc -c -DNDEBUG -g -O3 -Wall -Wstrict-prototypes -I. -I./Include
Alan> -DHAVE_CONFIG_H -DBUILD=`cat buildno` -o Modules/getbuildinfo.o
Alan> rm -f libpython2.2.a
Alan> ar cr libpython2.2.a Modules/getbuildinfo.o
Alan> gmake: ar: Command not found
You need /usr/ccs/bin in your PATH. That's where ar and several other
compilation- and link-related commands live, not just compilers proper.
Skip Montanaro - skip at pobox.com
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