equivalent of py2exe in other os

Astan Chee stanc at al.com.au
Mon Oct 13 09:21:29 CEST 2008


Hi,
Thanks for all the links and information. It seems that I can't make 
linux binaries in windows of my python code. What I mean is that I am 
using windows to develop my python code, but I want it to run in linux 
and mac. So far py2exe,gui2exe,pyinstaller,freeze,etc seems to all 
create .exe in because I am in windows. Is what I am after not possible 
so far?
Thanks again for all the help.
Cheers
Astan
PS: I already did some google and tried out all the suggestions everyone 
gave but still nothing.


Benjamin Kaplan wrote:
>
>
> On Tue, Oct 7, 2008 at 10:58 AM, Joe Strout <joe at strout.net 
> <mailto:joe at strout.net>> wrote:
>
>     On Oct 7, 2008, at 8:43 AM, Benjamin Kaplan wrote:
>
>         I believe that all (or nearly all) Unix variants come with
>         Python preinstalled. Ubuntu, at least, has a lot of system
>         programs written in Python. Even Mac OS X requires Python.
>
>
>     Yes, but with significant differences between different Python
>     distributions, you might be safer bundling whatever version of
>     Python your app requires with the app itself.  Otherwise, you risk
>     your app failing (and probably puking up runtime exceptions all
>     over the poor user's lap) on some distros or versions.
>
>     (My Mac OS X machine comes with Python 2.5.1, for example, which
>     is hardly the latest.)
>
>
> 1) 2.6 doesn't break backwards-compatibility, just don't use anything 
> added in 2.6 and you're fine.
>
> 2)wx hasn't been compiled for 2.6 yet, so the OP is probably still 
> using 2.5 and there are no api changes between 2.5.1 and 2.5.2
>
>
>     Best,
>     - Joe
>
>
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