[SciPy-dev] Bug in scipy.weave.catalog.default_dir()

Stéfan van der Walt stefan@sun.ac...
Wed Jan 7 15:17:10 CST 2009


Hey Ryan

It's not a particularly serious problem, and should only occur if you
have an existing .python25_compiled directory in ${HOME} that is not
writable any longer.  Also, it isn't easy to write a unit test for
this specific case, so I'd feel safer if more people would try it out
before it propagates too far.

Cheers
Stéfan

2009/1/7 Ryan May <rmay31@gmail.com>:
> Stéfan van der Walt wrote:
>> Hi Joseph
>>
>> 2008/10/8 Joseph Turian <turian@gmail.com>:
>>> I am using scipy.weave in an environment in which my home directory is
>>> not accessable.
>>> However, scipy.weave attempts to write to $HOME/.python25_compiled,
>>> even though I set PYTHONCOMPILED.
>>>


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