which windows python to use?

Robert Kern robert.kern at gmail.com
Fri May 12 18:44:53 CEST 2006


Don Taylor wrote:
> Robert Kern wrote:
> 
>>In what way? Does the mingw gcc that we distribute interfere with Cygwin's gcc?
> 
> Robert:
> 
> Which C compiler will you be using for the Enthought 2.4 Windows release?

Define "using". We build Python with whatever compiler the official build is
compiled with. In this case, MSVC 7.<mumble>, I think . For this release, we
will ship the latest available gcc available for mingw. Some of the extension
modules will be built with this gcc.

-- 
Robert Kern

"I have come to believe that the whole world is an enigma, a harmless enigma
 that is made terrible by our own mad attempt to interpret it as though it had
 an underlying truth."
  -- Umberto Eco




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