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Author lemburg
Recipients Arfrever, Ramchandra Apte, amaury.forgeotdarc, barry, djc, dmalcolm, doko, eric.araujo, ezio.melotti, foom, gagern, jwilk, lemburg, loewis, petri.lehtinen, pitrou, python-dev, r.david.murray, rosslagerwall, sandro.tosi, vstinner
Date 2011-08-19.13:19:25
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Éric Araujo wrote:
> 
> Éric Araujo <merwok@netwok.org> added the comment:
> 
>> We do have distutils to read the full compile time information
> We have sysconfig in the stdlib in 2.7 and 3.2+.

Right (it originated in distutils), but it has the same problem:
without the Makefile and pyconfig.h files installed, it cannot
do its magic.

In addition to that it has the same problem as the platform module:
getting the information can be time and resource consuming.
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Date User Action Args
2011-08-19 13:19:26lemburgsetrecipients: + lemburg, loewis, barry, doko, amaury.forgeotdarc, gagern, foom, pitrou, vstinner, jwilk, djc, ezio.melotti, eric.araujo, Arfrever, r.david.murray, dmalcolm, sandro.tosi, rosslagerwall, python-dev, petri.lehtinen, Ramchandra Apte
2011-08-19 13:19:25lemburglinkissue12326 messages
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