Title: Pull zlib out to cpython-source-deps
Type: enhancement Stage: resolved
Components: Build, Windows Versions: Python 3.7
Status: closed Resolution: fixed
Dependencies: Superseder:
Assigned To: Nosy List: doko, paul.moore, steve.dower, tim.golden, zach.ware
Priority: normal Keywords:

Created on 2017-09-06 00:43 by zach.ware, last changed 2017-09-07 00:34 by zach.ware. This issue is now closed.

Pull Requests
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PR 3375 merged zach.ware, 2017-09-06 00:51
Messages (3)
msg301418 - (view) Author: Zachary Ware (zach.ware) * (Python committer) Date: 2017-09-06 00:43
We currently bundle zlib in our source at Modules/zlib, but it is only used on Windows.  The soon-to-be-attached PR instead pulls it from

There is one failure in test_venv only when zlib is not built at all, which I have not yet investigated.

/cc doko as the most recent updater of the bundled copy of zlib.
msg301442 - (view) Author: Matthias Klose (doko) * (Python committer) Date: 2017-09-06 05:51
+1, if that's ok with the Windows maintainers.
msg301552 - (view) Author: Zachary Ware (zach.ware) * (Python committer) Date: 2017-09-07 00:29
New changeset d01db1c2a2a71455163a1d3b214cc8dc27201303 by Zachary Ware in branch 'master':
bpo-31358: Pull zlib out of the repository (GH-3375)
Date User Action Args
2017-09-07 00:34:51zach.waresetstatus: open -> closed
resolution: fixed
stage: commit review -> resolved
2017-09-07 00:29:39zach.waresetmessages: + msg301552
2017-09-06 05:51:42dokosetmessages: + msg301442
2017-09-06 00:51:15zach.waresetpull_requests: + pull_request3386
2017-09-06 00:43:52zach.warecreate