[SciPy-user] scipy OS X compiling on a G3

Christopher Fonnesbeck chris at fonnesbeck.org
Mon Feb 9 14:54:21 CST 2004


On Feb 9, 2004, at 2:45 PM, Pearu Peterson wrote:

>>
>>>> Clearly it is not finding the vecLib BLAS libraries.  Whether this 
>>>> is
>>>> because I'm on a G3 or some other problem I don't know; I was under
>>>> the
>>>> impression that although not optimized for altivec the vecLib
>>>> libraries
>>>> still processed for G3s.  Any suggestions?
>>>
>>> Detecting vecLib BLAS libraries is not implemented in system_info.py
>>> yet.
>>> Could you send me the information how one can detect vecLib OSX
>>> and I'll add its support to system_info.py? E.g. which files it 
>>> should
>>> look for, or which programs to run and what should be the expected
>>> output,
>>> the values of os.name and sys.platform, etc.
>>
>> Adding the following compile flag does the trick for me:
>>
>> -framework vecLib
>
> Ok but will it work on all OSX systems?

I believe so, as long as the developer tools are installed:

http://developer.apple.com/documentation/ReleaseNotes/MacOSX/vecLib.html

C.

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