[tahoe-dev] help needed: someone with Windows, a compiler, Python 2.6

Jody Harris imhavoc at gmail.com
Tue Feb 2 20:34:05 UTC 2010


Please make installation as transparent and simple as possible for the
lowest common denominator.

Thanks,
jody
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On Tue, Feb 2, 2010 at 1:18 PM, David-Sarah Hopwood <
david-sarah at jacaranda.org> wrote:

> Zooko Wilcox-O'Hearn wrote:
> > Folks, looking at this matrix:
> >
> > http://allmydata.org/source/tahoe/deps/tahoe-dep-eggs/README.html
> >
> > It appears to me that the install.html process (http://allmydata.org/
> > source/tahoe/trunk/docs/install.html ) will work for Windows users if
> > they have Python 2.5, because they can get pyOpenSSL, zfec, and
> > pycryptopp from this collection, but not if they have Python 2.6,
> > because there is no binary egg for Python 2.6 for Windows of pycryptopp.
> >
> > If someone out there has the ability to get the source code of
> > pycryptopp (darcs get --lazy http://allmydata.org/source/pycryptopp/
> > trunk/ ) and run "python setup.py bdist_egg" and upload the
> > resulting .egg file to a tahoe-lafs grid and send me the link I would
> > appreciate it!
>
> I can do that. Which compiler -- cygwin gcc, MinGW gcc, or MSVC++ 2003?
>
> Easiest for me is cygwin gcc with -mno-cygwin, i.e. the result shouldn't
> be dependent on cygwin.dll. (It is however dependent on msvcr90.dll, which
> might not be installed on all Windows systems, but is downloadable from
> <http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/abx4dbyh.aspx>.)
>
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