python, zlib, and fedora 64bits

Tarek Ziadé ziade.tarek at
Sat Jan 6 18:24:46 CET 2007

I am answering to myself, if it can help someone else.

zlib has to be recompiled with CFLAGS set to -fPIC.

So before launching ./configure do a:

export CFLAGS="-fPIC"

Python then will build properly

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