[pylucene-dev] building a PyLucene binary release for Windows
janssen at parc.com
Fri Mar 28 19:23:01 PDT 2008
> > Sorry, I misread your message. It's the 'install' phase that fails.
> > Well, the error from distutils/setuptools seems to make sense, no ?
> > As far as I know, if you want to use mingw32, you have to build Python with
> > it too. I could be wrong but that's what the error message says.
> Yes, but it was working just fine last week. The change is that I
> upgraded from Python 2.4 to Python 2.5, and that has triggered this
> problem. Works fine with Python 2.4. Great, I can pester Martin with
> this one.
Apparently an errant compiler check crept in with Python 2.5
distutils. You can work around it with
python setup.py build --compiler=mingw32 install
python setup.py build --compiler=mingw32
python setup.py install --skip-build
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