[SciPy-dev] Python (Enthought Edition) for Windows test release
jdhunter at ace.bsd.uchicago.edu
Fri Jan 21 09:08:49 CST 2005
Fernando> Just curious: did you test this from a normal terminal
Fernando> or from ipython -pylab? I ask because I was just trying
Fernando> to help a colleague get going with Enthon, and starting
Fernando> ipython -pylab with the WXAgg backend gave me a nasty
Fernando> ipython crash, related to signal handling.
Fernando> Unfortunately I didn't have time to investigate, since I
Fernando> was supposed to help him with other things. I just set
Fernando> the default backend to TkAgg and moved on.
I tested in a normal terminal, not pylab.
Fernando> cross-platform-frienly problem... If this really breaks
Fernando> things for windows users, I'd appreciate if someone
Fernando> could test (keeping the WXAgg backend), changing the
Fernando> above to:
Yes, it does break wxagg/pylab on win32. And your change fixes it.
With the try/except block I was able to run --pylab with wxagg as my
Good catch, Fernando!
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