[Pythonmac-SIG] Framework build of 2.4.2

Ronald Oussoren ronaldoussoren at mac.com
Wed Dec 14 21:27:01 CET 2005

On 11-dec-2005, at 21:18, Samuel M. Smith wrote:

> I can't find the installer file listed below. Would you care to  
> share your explicit build steps
> so I can build it myself. It appeared from the email exchanges that  
> you made some fixes?

My changes are at https://sourceforge.net/tracker/index.php? 

These changes are incomplete. I haven't found a satisfactory solution  
for dealing with pyconfig.h. This file needs to be patched if you  
want to build Python on OSX  10.3 yet want to build extensions on OSX  
10.4 as well.


> thanks
>> BTW. I finally have a working installer at http://pyobjc.sf.net/
>> software/MacPython-2.4.2-1.dmg. I have barely tested this as of yet.
>> This includes documentation. Annoyingly it is still necessary to
>> install Bob's Tiger fixes if you want to build extensions on Tiger.
>> The pyconfig.h created on Panther is not compatible with Tiger, I'll
>> see if I can find a good and simple solution for that. The easiest
>> solution I can think of right now is shipping the Tiger version of
>> pyconfig.h in the installer as well and swapping in the right
>> pyconfig during installation.

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