[Numpy-discussion] Re: [Matplotlib-users] numarray - was trying to freeze wxmpl matplotlib and wxpython
jmiller at stsci.edu
Thu Oct 20 11:38:18 CDT 2005
Travis Oliphant wrote:
>> Let me know if you still want this and I'll make one for you.
>> FYI, MinGW works great for matplotlib but you may have to
>> row-your-own-boat when it comes to numarray. As far as I know,
>> there are missing glibc dependencies for numarray, particularly IEEE
>> exception handling.
> Actually, mingw handles IEEE exceptions fine (using the LINUX style).
> You just have to include the right directories (it took me a while to
> track that one down). Look in new scipy core ufuncobject.h for the
> test for MINGW.
Thanks for the information Travis. I tried this and can get it to
compile, link, and load OK, but the IEEE exception handling self-tests
fail, multiplication overflow detection in particular.
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