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From: David Abrahams (abrahams_at_[hidden])
Date: 2001-06-06 10:31:28

John, we do know about Python here. Have you bothered to look at the
Boost.Python library (, of
which I'm the author?

Have you bothered to read my previous response to your suggestion where I mentioned that the
boost membership rejected a requirement that anything as heavy-duty as
Python be installed for our build?

Agitating for an approach that has already been discussed and rejected (see
this thread: is not
productive unless you address the reasons for rejection.


----- Original Message -----
From: "John Max Skaller" <skaller_at_[hidden]>

> David Abrahams wrote:
> > Okay, but save me the trouble: if it hasn't got much more power than any
> > other make tool, it's not going to be very useful. In order to do the
> > of build jobs we're handling, you need a "real" programming language
> > underneath. Jam has that (barely). Does qmake?
> Python IS a real programming language.
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