[SciPy-user] Problems compiling SciPy in Cygwin
oliphant.travis at ieee.org
Fri Jan 6 16:01:43 CST 2006
Crider, Joseph A wrote:
>After some more digging through documentation on Python.org and
>experimentation, I think I may have come up with a satisfactory answer
>for my needs at least. I had been just using the command
> python setup.py build
>to build SciPy. Changing the command to
> python setup.py build --compiler=cygwin
>resulted in an error similar to that below in the xplt module. Since I
>don't plan to use xplt, I placed that in the list ignore_packages in
>setup.py and got a successful build.
Thanks for reporting your solution. I'm pretty sure this is with SciPy
0.3.2 and Numeric as a base.
The new SciPy 0.4.X requires NumPy as a base. But, similar
instructions are probably in order there as well..
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