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From: drobbins@g.o
To: Jerry A! <jerry@×××××××.org>
Cc: gentoo-dev@g.o
Subject: [gentoo-dev] Re: Python Probs
Date: Thu, 11 Jan 2001 20:39:21
On Thu, Jan 11, 2001 at 10:34:49PM -0500, Jerry A! wrote:
> On Thu, Jan 11, 2001 at 08:32:38PM -0700, drobbins@g.o wrote: > : On Thu, Jan 11, 2001 at 10:15:17PM -0500, Jerry A! wrote: > : > Hey Dan, I just tried to build Python 2.0. Failed because > : > files/pfconfig.h doesn't exist. Also, file/digest-python-2.0 doesn't > : > appear to be in CVS either. > : > > : > Thought you'd like to know... > : > : It's in sys-devel now. I just deleted the remaining stuff that you > : tried to use so that others don't get confused. > > Cool. Hey, any thoughts on which you think is better between the > python and spython portages?
Well, since they're both in sys-devel, you'll need to install both :) But python is better, 'cause it has more stuff. spython is a minimal static version of python that exists so that portage can swap out system libraries without having to worry about zapping itself. -- Daniel Robbins <drobbins@g.o> President/CEO Gentoo Technologies, Inc.


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Re: [gentoo-dev] Re: Python Probs (Achim Gottinger)