OpenCSW question about package CSWpython27

Dagobert Michelsen dam at
Thu Jan 22 16:24:56 CET 2015


> Am 22.01.2015 um 16:07 schrieb magixx2006 at
> Hi,
> I\'ve seen your Python 2.7.8 package on opencsw which appears to be the 32bit version. I have installed it and unfortunately it turns out I need the 64bit version. Might you have any suggestions or insights on what I need to do in order to compile Python 2.7.8 64bit on Solaris 10 SPARC?
> I have tried configuring like so:  
> ./configure CFLAGS=-m64 LDFLAGS=-m64
> However gmake will will result with the following not built:
> Python build finished, but the necessary bits to build these modules were not found:
> _bsddb             _sqlite3           _ssl
> _tkinter           bsddb185           dl
> gdbm               imageop            linuxaudiodev
> ossaudiodev        readline
> To find the necessary bits, look in in detect_modules() for the module\'s name.
> Failed to build these modules:
> _curses            _curses_panel      _locale
> What should I be doing?

You can see our build recipe at

The combined 32/64 bit support is unfortunately not possible due to upstream
decisions on library location:

Best regards

  — Dago

"You don't become great by trying to be great, you become great by wanting to do something,
and then doing it so hard that you become great in the process." - xkcd #896

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