MonetDB: Oct2012 - configure fixes for if there is no python2 bi...

Fabian Groffen fabian at
Tue Dec 11 16:58:32 CET 2012

On 11-12-2012 16:55:22 +0100, Sjoerd Mullender wrote:
> I figured, we know that python is version 2 (or 3), so we might as
> well not go and find another binary that does the same thing.  Why is
> it important that the version number is in the name of the executable?

% python -V
Python 3.3.0
% eselect python set python2.7
% python -V
Python 2.7.3
% python2 -V
Python 2.7.3
% python3 -V
Python 3.3.0

> In any case, I'd like to hold off experimentation until after I have
> been successful in doing a build.

Sorry, I already did some commits :(

Fabian Groffen                              fabian at
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