Subject: Re: Python modules won't compile
To: None <>
From: Mark Davies <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 08/30/2005 22:47:26
On Tuesday 30 August 2005 22:22, D'Arcy J.M. Cain wrote:
> I seem to have solved this by going back to Python version 2.3.  I'm
> not sure if it is a Python 2.4 problem or the way we package it but it
> seems unlikely that a released version of Python has such a fundamental
> problem.

This problem is caused by rev 1.3 of python24/patches/patch-af. Backing out to 
rev 1.2 fixes it but I don't know why the $LDFLAGS is not getting expanded to 
its value as you would expect.