Commits

Anthony Baxter  committed 929e548

note hp-ux borkage.

  • Participants
  • Parent commits b92b37b
  • Branches 2.3

Comments (0)

Files changed (1)

 HP-UX:	When using threading, you may have to add -D_REENTRANT to the
 	OPT variable in the top-level Makefile; reported by Pat Knight,
 	this seems to make a difference (at least for HP-UX 10.20)
-	even though pyconfig.h defines it.
+	even though pyconfig.h defines it. There appears to be a problem
+	with HP-UX's interactions with autoconf that causes breakage.
+	The workaround is to edit the generated pyconfig.h after running
+	configure - see http://www.python.org/2.3.1/bugs.html for details.
 
 HP PA-RISC 2.0: A recent bug report (http://www.python.org/sf/546117)
 	suggests that the C compiler in this 64-bit system has bugs