[Libreoffice] 8 combinations of Python support: do we really need that?
tlillqvist at novell.com
Mon May 30 13:08:41 PDT 2011
Browsing configure.in, I see three different binary options for various aspects of Pyhon "support":
--disable-python. "Disable build of Python 2.x UNO API"
--enable-ext-scripting-python. "Enables support for scripts in Python"
--with-system-python. "Use Python already on system"
Now, I am sure that in practice all combinations of these options don't work; do we really want and need so much optionality for Python?
The above options propagate into various autoconf variables that then are propagated into the build environment through set_soenv.in:
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