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Author gerard
Recipients gerard
Date 2008-10-06.11:30:38
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I'm using an IBM compiler running in AIX 5.3.
Compilation of Python 2.6 fails (see explanation below).
Compilation of Python 2.5.2 is ok.

/home/xyz/python/Python-2.6$ lslpp -L | grep vac
  vac.C               C     F    IBM XL C Compiler
  vac.aix53.lib       C     F    XL C for AIX
Libraries for AIX
  vac.include         C     F    IBM XL C Compiler Include
  vac.lib             C     F    XL C for AIX Libraries
  vac.lic             C     F    XL C for AIX Licence
  vacpp.cmp.rte       C     F    IBM XL C/C++ Compiler     C     F    IBM XL C/C++ Tools
  vacpp.licAgreement    C     F    IBM XL C++ Electronic
  vacpp.memdbg.aix53.rte    C     F    IBM XL C/C++ User
  vacpp.memdbg.rte    C     F    IBM XL C/C++ User
Heap and

Configure --prefix <some path> 
runs ok.
Then, make fails:

/home/xyz/python/Python-2.6$ make
        cc_r -qlanglvl=extc89 -c  -DNDEBUG -O  -I. -IInclude -I./Include
-I/usr/local/include/  -DPy_BUILD_CORE -o Objects/frameobject.o
"Objects/frameobject.c", line 520.9: 1506-046 (S) Syntax error.
"Objects/frameobject.c", line 520.12: 1506-045 (S) Undeclared identifier
make: The error code from the last command is 1.
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