Recommended version of SWIG for building mapscript

Umberto Nicoletti umberto.nicoletti at GMAIL.COM
Wed Aug 23 09:30:34 EDT 2006

On 8/23/06, Howard Butler <hobu at> wrote:
> >I'll let Assefa comment on the version of SWIG used for MS4W.
> Jeff or Assefa would have to absolutely confirm, but I believe the
> Buildkit (and therefore MS4W) is using 1.2.27 for the 4.8 series.  I

You mean 1.3.27?

> made some patches (icky #ifdef checks) to allow 1.3.29 to work (SWIG
> renamed some things between versions).
> In my experience, 1.3.29 has been pretty stable, and the swig folks
> haven't ripped off another quick release like they are apt to do if
> something is wrong with it.
> I would also note that both the osx and linux build slaves on the
> buildbot are using 1.3.29.
> Howard

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