[PythonCE] wxPython for Python 2.5?
sleepingbull at gmail.com
Mon Apr 21 07:16:05 CEST 2008
It wasn't clear to me whether the memory wasn't sufficient or simply less
than ideal. Anyone else interested in wxPython for PythonCE 2.5? It takes
On Sun, Apr 20, 2008 at 8:05 PM, Lanser wrote:
> I remeber the author said wxPyCE can't build for Python 2.5 since the
> memory map is unsuitable.
> But hope you would have luck!
> On Sat, Apr 19, 2008 at 8:16 AM, Matt S. wrote:
> > Hi everyone,
> > Hope you're well. This past week I tried building wxPyCE for Python
> > 2.5. The directions for building wx for 2.4 are at,
> > http://wxpyce.wikispaces.com/Build
> > I succeeded at building for 2.4 but not for 2.5. After catching up on
> > PythonCE emails over the past year it seems that wxPyCE has lost its mojo.
> > Ingmar Steen, who did a really nice job porting for 2.4 and documenting it,
> > seems to have lost interest. Alexandre mentioned he would compile... but
> > it's not clear that he has done so. I don't know the least about compiling,
> > SWIG, etc... and I don't really have time to master these tasks. Has anyone
> > ported wxPythonCE to Python2.5? If someone wants to give me guidance on how
> > to get wx running for 2.5 I'd be happy to try to compile it/document how to
> > do it/etc.
> > Why am I interested in wxPyCE? I've been able to make a pretty cool wx
> > app for the PPC2003. Two things motivated me to update my app to 2.5.
> > First, I wanted to pickle a class object (that holds all my data and is
> > pretty complicated). This works fine in 2.4 on the PC but not on the
> > PocketPC. I was hoping updating to 2.5 would solve my problem.
> > Unfortunately, just trying out 2.5 has snowballed into a major effort. In
> > going to 2.5 I was also looking forward to ctypes being included in the
> > distro. An additional motivation was just to keep my app current. Well,
> > any help is greatly appreciated.
> > Here's a little info on my failed hack attempt:
> > When I tried to compile for 2.5 I had to rename /python/lib/python25.lib
> > to python24.lib. Somewhere in the wxpyce.vcw project, when trying to
> > compile _core_files, etc. there is a dependency on the lib being name
> > python24.lib. So I tried to hack this by renaming 25 to 24. Things then
> > compile alright. But when I start up PythonCE 2.5 and import wx I get
> > _core_ errors. It seems that wx is looking for _core_ but there is only
> > _core. I just tried replacing "import _core_" to "import _core as _core_"
> > but then I get a _core_.wxPySetDictionary error. I'm guessing this method
> > doesn't exist in the 2.4 wx source. Clearly my hacking skills have hit a
> > ceiling.
> > Best regards,
> > Matt
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