problem building python 3.5 extensions for windows

Chris Angelico rosuav at
Mon Sep 21 15:36:40 CEST 2015

On Mon, Sep 21, 2015 at 11:27 PM, Mark Lawrence <breamoreboy at> wrote:
>> There is a folder "C:\Program Files (x86)\Microsoft Visual Studio
>> 14.0\VC", but it doesn't contain any batch scripts. Document
>> claims to be
>> about VS2015, but has as example
>> cd "\Program Files (x86)\Microsoft Visual Studio 12.0\VC"
>> which is presumably not for VS2015.
> Correct, the folder you referenced first should contain the batch file.

Which indicates a possible text bug in the linked-to document. None of
us can change that, though.

For some actually Python-specific info, I'd recommend checking out
what Steve Dower has written:

Poking around on his blog and web site might turn up some other useful
info, too. I'm not a Windows guy so I can't help any more than that,


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