RELEASED Python 2.4, alpha 1

Paul Moore pf_moore at
Mon Jul 12 23:33:49 CEST 2004

"Mike C. Fletcher" <mcfletch at> writes:

> I haven't tried uninstalling a Visual Studio 6.0 install on the same
> machine to see if that makes a difference, but the compile is
> definitely using the VC Toolkit compiler and linker, and the Platform
> SDK include and lib directories.

The VC Toolkit is definitely wrong, as it doesn't support the DLL
version of the CRT, only the static one. So as Martin points out,
there is a possibility of crashes as a result of CRT

A little inaccuracy sometimes saves tons of explanation -- Saki

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