[SciPy-user] Building scipy core on windows

Travis Brady travis.brady at gmail.com
Wed Nov 16 18:25:16 CST 2005


Where can I download an ATLAS binary? Everywhere I look I see mentions of
building it with Cygwin or MingW but no binary executables for Win32.

Travis

On 11/16/05, Travis Oliphant <oliphant at ee.byu.edu> wrote:
>
> Travis Brady wrote:
>
> > Hi,
> >
> > I'd actually like to try compiling for 2.4 too, is this possible w/o
> > Visual Studio (I am using Python 2.4.1 compiled with VS)?
> > Maybe with MingW?
>
> Yes, that's what I use. Get MSYS and MinGW. Download a binary version
> of ATLAS if you want fast linear algebra. If you don't care, then don't
> worry about that part --- the code should still build.
>
> Then, check out the latest SVN tree (Tortoise SVN is an excellent
> windows SVN client that makes it easy). The URL is
> http://svn.scipy.org/svn/scipy_core/trunk
>
> You should be able to go into the directory where you placed the tree
> and type
>
> python setup.py config --compiler=mingw32 build --compiler=mingw32 install
>
> or
>
> python setup.py config --compiler=mingw32 build --compiler=mingw32
> bdist_wininst
>
> to get an installable executable.
>
>
> Alternatively, to avoid all the --compiler=xxxxx noise you can create
> (or modify if you already have one) a distutils configuration file for
> your version of Python. The file name is
>
> <your python director>\Lib\distutils\distutils.cfg
>
> and the contents should contain
>
> [build]
> compiler = mingw32
>
> [config]
> compiler = mingw32
>
>
> On my system
>
> C:\Python24\Lib\distutils\distutils.cfg
>
> is where it is located.
>
>
> -Travis
>
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