[pylucene-dev] Re: building JCC on Windows with MinGW
vajda at osafoundation.org
Thu Mar 20 13:04:43 PDT 2008
On Mar 20, 2008, at 12:58, Bill Janssen <janssen at parc.com> wrote:
>>> Apparently not. Passing --ccompiler=mingw32 to setup.py seems to do
>>> the trick. Another distutils 'gotcha'.
> Actually, the flag is "--compiler", not "--ccompiler".
>> Unless JCC knows to use that flag when it invokes distutils/
>> setuptools, this
>> trick is only going to work when building JCC itself. I guess, I
>> could add
>> yet another command line arg to JCC to pass this through, though.
> Well, something's sticky. I just compiled JCC with it,
> python setup.py build --compiler=mingw32
> then installed JCC
> python setup.py install
> then cd .. up to Lucene proper, and add yet another section to the
> # Windows (Win32, MinG+MSYS, Python 2.4.3, Java 1.6, ant 1.7.0)
> ANT=JAVA_HOME="/c/Program Files/Java/jdk1.6.0_04" "/c/Program Files/
> JCC=$(PYTHON) $(PREFIX_PYTHON)/Lib/site-packages/JCC-1.8-py2.4-
> and do "make". It compiles and links PyLucene correctly, using MinGW
> executables and flags.
> It appears to inherit the appropriate MinGW stuff from JCC.
Unless python itself was compiled with mingw I don't see how this is
possible from JCC alone.
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