GCC 4.1.2 installer for Python distutils compilation

David Rushby DavidRushby at gmail.com
Sun Mar 18 13:24:52 CET 2007


On Mar 18, 5:08 am, Giovanni Bajo <n... at ask.me> wrote:
> This page:
>    http://www.develer.com/oss/GccWinBinaries
>
> contains a friendly Windows installer for GCC 4.1.2 (MinGW binary version),
> with full support for integrating it with Python installations so that it is
> used by distutils to compile Python extensions.

Sweet!

Even though I have access to MSVC 7.1, so I don't really need MinGW
myself, it can be unnecessarily difficult to get Windows-using
contributors started on a project that involves C extensions.  Your
contribution should improve the situation greatly.

Thanks a lot.




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