[IPython-user] Ruminations on Leo + IPython
Steven H. Rogers
Tue Jan 29 21:18:26 CST 2008
> Steve> cd to the directory created by unpacking the the zip file
> Steve> su root
> Steve> . ./install
> Steve> works for me after removing a previous installation on CentOS
> Steve> 4.3.
> As I indicated, it seems very un-Unixish. It won't work in our environment
> without editing (it requires root to execute and requires LEO_PREFIX - at
> least - to be changed). That just seems like a recipe for disaster. The
> chances that I get *everything* right in the first edit (I'm almost bound to
> miss something) see slim. The lack of a functioning install command for
> setup.py also seems very unPythonic.
Can't disagree with you. Looks like Ed could use some help polishing
his cross platform install.
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