# [Numpy-discussion] Incomplete uninstall of 1.4.0 superpack

threexk threexk threexk@hotmail....
Wed Apr 28 12:17:50 CDT 2010

David wrote:
> On 04/27/2010 01:08 AM, threexk threexk wrote:
> > David Cournapeau wrote:
> >  > On Mon, Apr 26, 2010 at 2:42 AM, threexk threexk
> > <threexk@hotmail.com> wrote:
> >  > > Hello,
> >  > >
> >  > > I recently uninstalled the NumPy 1.4.0 superpack for Python 2.6 on
> > Windows
> >  > > 7, and afterward a dialog popped up that said 1 file or directory
> > could not
> >  > > be removed. Does anyone have any idea which file/directory this is? The
> >  > > dialog gave no indication. Is an uninstall log with details generated
> >  > > anywhere?
> >  >
> >  > There should be one in C:\Python*, something like numpy-*-wininst.log
> >
> > Looks like that log gets deleted after uninstallation (as it probably
> > should), so I still could not figure out which file/directory was not
> > deleted. I found that \Python26\Lib\site-packages\numpy and many
> > files/directories under it have remained after uninstall. So, I tried
> > reinstalling 1.4.0 and uninstalling again. This time, the uninstaller
> > did not report not being able to remove files/directories, but it still
> > did not delete the aforementioned numpy directory. I believe this is a
> > bug with the uninstaller?
>
> Could you maybe post the log (before uninstalling) and list the
> remaining files ?

I attached it to the following issue.  I also attached a listing of the files that are remaining after uninstall.
http://projects.scipy.org/numpy/ticket/1466

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