[SciPy-user] Where do I put site.cfg? What should it contain? Can I build w/o atlas?
oliphant at ee.byu.edu
Wed Feb 15 15:26:46 CST 2006
skip at pobox.com wrote:
>I'm trying to build numpy an svn sandbox (just updated a couple minutes
>ago). If I grub around in numpy/distutils/system_info.py it says something
>about creating a site.cfg file with (for example) information about locating
>atlas. It says nothing about where this file belongs. I took a stab and
>placed it in my numpy source tree, right next to setup.py, with these lines:
>Failing all this, is there some way to build numpy/scipy without atlas? At
>this point I just want the damn thing to build. I'll worry about
>performance later (if at all).
You need to set the appropriate environment variables to 'None'
In particular, on my system (which is multithreaded and has a BLAS
picked up from /usr/lib and an unthreaded ATLAS that the system will find)
did the trick.
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