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From: Anthony Williams (anthony_w.geo_at_[hidden])
Date: 2007-02-20 12:15:51

Peter Bartlett <pete_at_[hidden]> writes:

> Douglas Gregor wrote:
>> |python|
>> andreas_beyer: gcc-cygwin-3.4.4
>> [..]: gcc-cygwin-3.4.4
> All the gcc-cygwin python failures occur to a configuration problem
> that occurs before Boost code is reached. (see e.g.

That's a speedsnail result, not a JustSoftwareSolutions one.

Roland's been running the cygwin regressions.

> PY_LONG_LONG is resolving as __int64 which is not a type on gcc/cygwin.
> Anthony, this is probably because you are using a Windows-specific
> pyconfig.h (this would happen by default for example if you point gcc
> at the Windows MSI version of Python for the Python includes). If your
> "C:/Programme/Python25/include/pyconfig.h" has a message about being
> Windows-specific at the top, then this is the case.
> As a hack to get you further you can add -D__int64="long long" to your
> cxxflags, however there are likely to be other issues. If my
> hypothesis as to the cause is correct, then a better route would be to
> make sure the cygwin python package is installed and make sure cygwin
> is pointing at /path_to_cygwin/usr/include/python2.4/ for the includes.
> If my hypothesis is not correct, then I'm sorry for the noise.


Anthony Williams
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