[SciPy-dev] distutils and persistent system information

Prabhu Ramachandran prabhu at aero.iitm.ernet.in
Thu Apr 29 14:43:57 CDT 2004


>>>>> "PP" == Pearu Peterson <pearu at scipy.org> writes:

[PR on saving build configuration info for later retrieval]

    PP> Actually, I like the idea of saving the build information in
    PP> installation.  It helps debugging, users can send this
    PP> information for feedback, etc.  So, I'd propose to make this
    PP> feature global to scipy or weave or any other standalone
    PP> package. For example,
[...]
    PP> Now, after installing linalg:
    PP>   python setup_linalg.py install
    PP> one can do in Python:
    >>> import linalg.config
    >>> linalg.config.get_info('lapack_opt')

Perfect!  I think this should work fine.  I'll save your message and
try to incorporate this approach.

Thanks!

cheers,
prabhu




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