[SciPy-user] Install problem - Overwriting message when importing scipy

Rob Managan managan at llnl.gov
Wed Dec 21 10:44:21 CST 2005


Let me add to my previous comment. I am getting the same failure on 
mac OSX 10.3.9. So I am not sure what platforms the round does work 
on!!

At 8:25 AM -0600 12/21/05, Pearu Peterson wrote:
>On Wed, 21 Dec 2005, Robert Kern wrote:
>
>>  Pearu Peterson wrote:
>>
>>>  It turns out that round function that is defined in cephes/round.c, is
>>>  never called. When I renamed round to cephes_round, and modified cephes.h
>>>  and _cephesmodule.c accordingly, correct round functions is called and all
>>>  special tests pass succesfully.
>>>
>>>  But before applying this patch, I would like to understand why cephes
>>>  round function in not effective. Anyone have any ideas?
>>
>>  I suspect that there is some other round() function which gets 
>>picked up during
>>  linking on Linux. Linking behaves differently on OS X and Windows 
>>so the Cephes
>>  routine gets used there.
>>
>>  Also, be sure to update uses of round() in the other Cephes routines, too.
>
>Right, I figured something like that can be happening but not how to fix
>it.
>

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