[MMTK] problems building mmtk 2.0

Andrey Khavryuchenko akhavr@kds.com.ua
25 Sep 2001 20:19:57 +0300


"KH" == Konrad Hinsen wrote:

 KH> Andrey Khavryuchenko <akhavr@kds.com.ua> writes:
 >> Which package arrayobject.h belongs to?

 KH> Numerical Python. Depending on which version of Numerical Python you
 KH> use, this file can end up in different places (or not be installed at
 KH> all). With recent versions, it is installed consistently (in the same
 KH> directory as the Python include files), but must be imported as
 KH> "Numeric/arrayobject.h" (newer MMTK releases do that, of course).

Thanks.  Found it in Numeric tar.gz.  Strange, but it did not installed it
in my path (ver 20.2.1)

 KH> MMTK 2.0 is quite old by now, I recommend to use MMTK 2.2b7, which is
 KH> available from ftp://dirac.cnrs-orleans.fr/MMTK/. The only reason why
 KH> it is still "beta" is that I am not yet happy with the installation
 KH> process, but I don't have the time at the moment to analyze distutils
 KH> in detail to figure out how to do certain things. As it is, the
 KH> installation process should work on all platforms, but the C modules
 KH> are not compiled with the highest optimization level, which makes
 KH> a significant difference on some platforms.

Why not make a link from web site?

Andrey V Khavryuchenko          http://kds.com.ua/
Offshore Software Development   http://kds.com.ua/akhavr