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From: Vladimir Prus (ghost_at_[hidden])
Date: 2003-09-03 09:39:15

David Abrahams wrote:
> Is it possible to build Python extensions (on Windows) with BBv2
> yet? What would it take to get that going?

First looking at building Boost.Python. Does not seem okay.

1. Jamfile.v2 uses PYTHON_PATH directly, but it should [ module.peek :
2. There's something wrong with include paths. Seem like they don't match
Windows disto layout.
3. I get "warning: USE_DL_IMPORT redefined" warnings from pyconfig.h, and that
symbol is explicitly defined by Jamfile.v2 on NT.

After that, mingw does not find python dll. Msvc is still building. I'll look
more tomorrow, but if you're interested in the (very unfinished) changes I've
made, the modified Jamfile.v2 is at

- Volodya


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