cx_Oracle: distutils.errors.DistutilsSetupError: cannot locate Oracle include files

cx_Oracle: distutils.errors.DistutilsSetupError: cannot locate Oracle include files

I need install cx_Oracle for Python 2.5 on Linux (Linux 2.6.18-371.1.2.el5 i686). I have installed Oracle client 10.2.0.4.
I have tried following:
1. Download cx_Oracle tar.gz from http://sourceforge.net/projects/cx-oracle/files/.… Read more

What does -D_DEFAULT_SOURCE do?

What does -D_DEFAULT_SOURCE do?

Previously I was receiving warnings from gcc -std=c99 that usleep() was implicitly declared. Then I stumbled across this stackoverflow post, which led me to use -D_BSD_SOURCE. However, now gcc tells me … Read more

Using Windows DLL from Linux

Using Windows DLL from Linux

We need to interface to 3rd party app, but company behind the app doesn’t disclose message protocol and provides only Windows DLL to interface to.
Our application is Linux-based so … Read more