[SciPy-user] Pros and Cons of Python verses other array environments

Robert Kern robert.kern at gmail.com
Fri Sep 29 15:39:39 CDT 2006


David Grant wrote:
> 
> On 9/29/06, *Bryce Hendrix* <bhendrix at enthought.com 
> <mailto:bhendrix at enthought.com>> wrote:

>     I am working on getting Python Enthought Edition ported to Linux for
>     our
>     next release. I know which distro's our customers use, but which
>     distro's (and processor) is everyone else using? And before you answer,
>     as much as I like Gentoo, I don't think its something we can support at
>     this time. Please just send me personal email, no need to flood the
>     list...
> 
> Bryce, you shouldn't support any specific distro or processor. If it is 
> a source package that can be built with make or distutils or scons, then 
> any distro can easily incorporate it.

Well those already exist. That's not what people are asking for here.

-- 
Robert Kern

"I have come to believe that the whole world is an enigma, a harmless enigma
  that is made terrible by our own mad attempt to interpret it as though it had
  an underlying truth."
   -- Umberto Eco


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