[XML-SIG] Can't compile pyxml 0.8.4 with cygwin / windows

Luis Miguel Morillas morillas at gmail.com
Tue Apr 10 01:21:24 CEST 2007

Are you using cygwin or mingw? Did you declare the  /bin path of mingw
in the system PATH variable?

2007/4/9, Andrew Diederich <andrewdied at gmail.com>:
> I haven't been able to compile PyXML 0.8.4 for python 2.5 on my
> windows xp box, with a cygwin and mingw I just installed over the
> weekend.  It looks like the compile is complaining about not finding
> things like io.h, which are installed in cygwin.  On linux I'd use
> ldconfig and ld.so.conf, but that apparently isn't how cygwin works.
> I tried following the tutorial for Amara as described by this post
> http://mail.python.org/pipermail/xml-sig/2006-December/011626.html,
> but I haven't had any change in my errors.  I basically get errors
> that start like this:
> In file included from c:/python25/include/Python.h:8,
>                  from extensions/pyexpat.c:5:
> c:/python25/include/pyconfig.h:57:16: io.h: No such file or directory
> c:/python25/include/pyconfig.h:251:20: stdio.h: No such file or directory
> In file included from /usr/lib/gcc/i686-pc-cygwin/3.4.4/include/syslimits.h:7,
>                  from /usr/lib/gcc/i686-pc-cygwin/3.4.4/include/limits.h:11,
>                  from c:/python25/include/Python.h:18,
>                  from extensions/pyexpat.c:5:
> /usr/lib/gcc/i686-pc-cygwin/3.4.4/include/limits.h:122:61: limits.h: No such file or directory
> Does anyone have any tips for fixing this?  My end goal is to be able
> to use ZSI 2.0 for some SOAP I need to interact with, but I haven't
> been able to get past the PyXML requirement for it yet.
> --
> Best regards,
>  Andrew Diederich
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