Author jaraco
Recipients avladu, jaraco, paul.moore, steve.dower, tim.golden, zach.ware
Date 2020-11-22.08:06:00
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As I reviewed the PR, I do realize how tricky this change is going to be. In addition to the three MSVC implementations in distutils, Setuptools has its own (

Interestingly, that file indicates support for ARM (when describing support for MSVC 14+), so at least someone has previously embarked on this territory.

If it turns out that supporting ARM in msvc9compiler also implies adding support for MSVC 14+, I think you'll be hard-pressed to find a satisfying solution that doesn't break compatibility for many use-cases.

Thanks for investigating this issue and good luck.
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