troubles building python 2.5 on Windows XP x64 Windows Server 2003 sp1 Platform SDK

Steven Bethard steven.bethard at
Tue Apr 3 23:28:51 CEST 2007

bhochstetler at wrote:
> This doc has not been updated since the 64 bit compilers came out
> officially. It doesn't make a whole lot of sense of what steps you
> should follow to build python. I saw a link on the comp.lang.python
> that had the steps, but that link doesn't go anywhere now. I had to
> jump through some hoops to get it to build on VC 2005 64 bit, but that
> at least had an IDE to use.

Well, if you figure it out, and you'd like to let others know, please 
post a documentation bug report:

Sorry I wasn't more help.


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