[SciPy-user] Release of SciPy Core 0.4 (Beta)

Nils Wagner nwagner at mecha.uni-stuttgart.de
Wed Oct 5 03:12:36 CDT 2005


Robert Kern wrote:
>Nils Wagner wrote:
>
>  
>>Now I would like to install new scipy.
>>
>>What should be done prior to a new installation since old scipy and new
>>scipy core do not work together
>>
>>rm -rf /usr/local/lib/python2.4/site-packages/scipy_base/
>>rm -rf /usr/local/lib/python2.4/site-packages/scipy
>>rm -rf /usr/local/lib/python2.4/site-packages/scipy_distutils/
>>    
>
>You will also want to remove the f2py package and its script as
>scipy.f2py replaces it. weave, too, although that is less likely to get
>in the way.
>
>  
>>And how do I get the new scipy ?
>>
>>svn co http://svn.scipy.org/svn/scipy/trunk scipy
>>svn ???
>>    
>
>No, that's still the old scipy. The new scipy_core and scipy in general
>are being developed on branches at the moment. As has been explained in
>the various announcement emails:
>
># for scipy_core:
>svn co http://svn.scipy.org/svn/scipy_core/branches/newcore/
>cd newcore
>python setup.py install
>cd ..
>
># for the new scipy:
>svn co http://svn.scipy.org/svn/scipy/branches/newscipy/
>
>We are in the process of porting the rest of scipy to the new
>scipy_core, so the latter tree doesn't build anything useful, yet.
>Contributions are welcome. In another email, Pearu has briefly outlined
>some basic information one needs to know about the new scipy.distutils,
>and there's more documentation on its way. There is a file TOCHANGE.txt
>that contains a list of things that need to be done to complete the port.
>
>  
Robert,

Thank you very much for your helpful comments.

How about

/usr/local/include/python2.4/scipy/ ?

Nils





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