generate Windows exe on Linux

Jérôme jerome at jolimont.fr
Wed Feb 22 18:42:11 CET 2012


Wed, 22 Feb 2012 18:19:12 +0100
Waldek M. a écrit:

> On Wed, 22 Feb 2012 04:12:29 -0800 (PST), Plumo wrote:
> > I have a python script using only the standard libraries.
> > Currently I use a Windows VM to generate exe's, which is cumbersome.
> 
> And what exactly *is* this exe about?

Whatever.
 
> > Has anyone had success generating exe's from within Linux?
> 
> That doesn't seem to have anything to do with Python,
> but you might want to google for cross-compiling.

I think his question is totally python related. 

As I understand it, Richard creates executables from python scripts using a
tool, such as py2exe [1], that requires windows. He would like to have an
equivalent tool that runs on linux, to avoid going through the trouble of
having to run a windows installation.

I'm interested in such a tool as well.

[1] http://www.py2exe.org/

-- 
Jérôme



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