build 64bit python on Solaris

Jhy-Chun Wang wangjc101 at
Tue Sep 21 19:06:26 CEST 2004

I need to load 64bit C++ modules, will 32bit python do the work? I did 
try -g alone, but still failed with the same error.



Martin v. Löwis wrote:
> Jhy-Chun Wang wrote:
>> Any idea what went wrong? what configuration/compiler options should I 
>> use to build a 64bit python on Solaris?
> As a starting point, try using a 32-bit Python. There is no advantage
> in using a 64-bit Python I can see.
> If you must have a 64-bit Python, try turning off the optimization in
> your compiler, and make sure you have the latest compiler patches
> applied.
> Regards,
> Martin

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