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Subject: Re: [Boost-build] Building with Python - cannot find python configuration
From: Vladimir Prus (ghost_at_[hidden])
Date: 2009-11-19 15:51:12

On Thursday 19 November 2009 23:07:32 rkdelisle_at_[hidden] wrote:

> I am attempting to build Boost as follows:
> I'm working on a Windows XP machine using GCC supplied by MinGW. I've
> downloaded Boost_1_40_0 and successfully built bjam.exe.
> For a test, I've switched to
> C:\Boost\boost_1_40_0\libs\python\example\quickstart as instructed here:
> When I execute

> notice: [python-cfg] ...does not invoke a working interpreter
> notice: [python-cfg] Checking interpreter command "C:\Python25\python"...
> notice: [python-cfg] running command 'DIR /-C /A:S "C:\Python25\python.exe"
> 2>&1'
> notice: [python-cfg] running command '"C:\Python25\python" -c "from sys
> import *;
> print 'version=%d.%d\nplatform=%s\nprefix=%s\nexec_prefix=%s\nexecutable=%s' %
> (version_info[0],version_info[1],platform,prefix,exec_prefix,executable)"
> 2>&1'
> notice: [python-cfg] ...does not invoke a working interpreter


could you try a workaround given in:

We don't know why this is happening, and why this is happening to *some*

- Volodya

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