pythonXX.dll size: please split CJK codecs out

"Martin v. Löwis" martin at
Mon Aug 22 09:18:49 CEST 2005

Thomas Heller wrote:
> That seems to be true.  But it will need zlib.pyd as soon if you try to
> import from compressed zips.  So, zlib can be thought as part of the
> modules required for bootstrap.

Right. OTOH, linking zlib to pythonXY means that you cannot build Python
at all anymore unless you also have zlib available.


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