Compiling Extension Modules Under Windows
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Thu Sep 2 23:02:15 CEST 2004
"Mike C. Fletcher" <mcfletch at rogers.com> wrote in message news:<mailman.2767.1094134185.5135.python-list at python.org>...
> Michael Foord wrote:
> >Can someone pelase clarify this for me.
> >Will having this compiler allow python distutils to automagically
> >compile extension modules without complaining it needs MSVC7 *and*
> >without tweaking distutils.... ?? (some hope really !!)
> There's some minor tweaking of distutils required. See the instructions
> it's not the most convenient situation in the world, but it's doable for
> people who are comfortable with a bit of hacking around.
> As of yet I've had precisely no-one confirm (or deny, or even mention
> trying and failing, for that matter) that they too have been able to use
> the process to compile a module, but it seems to work fine with the
> modules I've tested.
> Have fun,
Aha... this looks like exactly the answer I was looking for.. and more.
> Mike C. Fletcher
> Designer, VR Plumber, Coder
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