[SciPy-user] Installing scipy with fftw in non-standard location

Stefan van der Walt stefan at sun.ac.za
Tue Nov 21 03:51:38 CST 2006


On Tue, Nov 21, 2006 at 09:52:13AM +0100, Joris De Ridder wrote:
> Hi,
> 
> I have FFTW installed in a non-standard location. How can I make scipy
> find the FFTW libs? I tried:
> 
> [fftw]
> library_dirs = /software/fftw-2.1.5/lib/
> fftw_libs = fftw, rfftw
> 
> in my site.cfg, but scipy nevertheless didn't find FFTW during build.
> Any pointers?

I havn't done this before, but since everyone else is asleep now I may
just as well take a shot:

[fftw2]
library_dirs = /software/fftw-2.1.5/lib
include_dirs = /software/fftw-2.1.5/include
fftw_libs = fftw2

Cheers
Stéfan


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