Python without X11?

Russell VT
Tue Apr 5 12:27:17 GMT 2022

First off... might be better if your GECOS wasn't set to "test test." (even
"stinkf42" would be better).

Secondly, have you tried "./configure --help" yet?

Yes, it's an unusual request, but simple options to "configure" should help.

On Tue, Apr 5, 2022 at 5:19 AM test test via Cygwin <>

> I was wondering if it is possible to compile Python so that it would not
> use X11 at all? I have a small program that uses tkinter but would like to
> run it without having a dependency to X11. I have managed to compile Tcl/Tk
> that doesn't need X server but how to manage the same with Python?
> Thanks
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