Python 3.4.1 installer on Mac links Python to old Tcl/Tk

Kevin Walzer kw at
Fri Oct 3 23:16:19 CEST 2014

On 10/3/14, 3:55 PM, Ned Deily wrote:
> Even if there were no incompatibilities, on OS X with Tcl and Tk (and
> other) frameworks, the version number is embedded in the path to the
> shared library and the linker normally creates an absolute path at that.

Is this because Python lacks the concept of stubs?

A Tcl library compiled for 8.5 can be loaded into 8.6 with no 
re-compiling required because of stubs.
Kevin Walzer
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