expected to work on a Unix UFS filesystem (how to check for
+Mac OS X 10.1: Run configure with
+ "./configure --with-suffix=.x --with-dyld".
+ This generates executable file: 'python.x'
+ (it cannot be named 'python' on an HFS or HFS+
+ disk as the file name clashes with directory 'Python').
+ The makefile is set up to correctly handle two-
+ level namespaces for Mac OS X v10.1 and 10.0.x
+ systems. However, running the prebinding tool on
+ Mac OS X 10.0.x again will cause the tool to break
+ as it cannot handle two level namespaces.
+ The default Mac OS X has a default stacksize
+ of 512K which causes the regular expression
+ tests (RE and SRE) to SEGV. To temporarily
+ increase the stacksize, type 'limit stacksize 2M' in
+ the terminal window before running 'make test'.
+ The test_largefile test will work on HFS+ and
+ UFS filesystem, providing you have enough space
+ After sudo 'make installation', do the following
+ sudo mv python.x python
+ sudo mv python2.1.x python2.1
Cygwin: Cygwin Python builds OOTB when configured as follows: