[Xapian-devel] Required Python version?

Olly Betts olly at survex.com
Sat Aug 21 14:44:15 BST 2004

I was filing some old mail and found this:

On Mon, Jun 23, 2003 at 03:07:12PM +0100, James Aylett wrote:
> [R]eally we should be testing which version of Python we're compiling
> against ... pre-2.0 definitely won't work because the internal C API
> changed, and I suspect we may rely on 2.1 features in some way (__eq__
> vs. __cmp__ comes to mind).

Currently the configure test checks for Python 1.5 or newer (because
SWIG requires at least that).  Should this be changed to 2.0 or 2.1
or what?


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