I guess my email didn't even post? Perhaps I can only email the list if I
subscribe, so I subscribed just now...
Note that there are a couple others such as Can the pudb debugger be used
SO which refers to a couple links.
You also need to install TDM-GCC as the compiler (rather than MingW32 or
Cygwin) to avoid some issues I believe.
On Fri, Oct 4, 2013 at 4:04 PM, Jes Slow <cluelesscoder(a)gmail.com> wrote:
> I'm sort of reviving an old discussion from 2011 about using on Windows<http://email@example.com/msg00053.html>.
> I figured out some of the errors that these guys were running into about
> (for example, "error: Unable to find vcvarsall.bat" has to do with making
> sure the you've got a compiler such as MinGW, and then you'll run into the
> "cc1.exe: error: unrecognized command line option '-mno-cygwin" which as
> pointed out in the SO thread (Compiling with cython and mingw produces
> gcc: error: unrecognized command line option '-mno-cygwin'<http://stackoverflow.com/questions/6034390/compiling-with-cython-and-ming...>)
> is due to a years old bug where distutils uses these options even though
> they've been long removed. After I removed the options from
> lib\distutils\cygwinccompiler.py I was down to the last error about
> According to this 2009 Urwid thread ("No module named termios<http://comments.gmane.org/gmane.comp.lib.urwid/634>")
> you have to use Cygwin. So I ended up installing Cygwin. At first that
> didn't work, but based on another StackOverflow thread (How can I get the
> Python module termios to work in Cygwin?<http://stackoverflow.com/questions/15831628/how-can-i-get-the-python-modu...>)
> I installed it with the Python packages and libmpfr4.
> So now I'm using mintty.exe which I believe can use termios, but I'm
> getting errors of either not being able to import pudb (if I put the import
> statements in the file) or, if using "pudb [pythonscript]", a termios error.
> I'd really like to get this working on Windows so any help is appreciated.