[SciPy-user] surface plotting
Sun Nov 4 22:58:17 CST 2007
Gael Varoquaux wrote:
> On Sun, Nov 04, 2007 at 09:22:14PM +0100, Sebastian Haase wrote:
>> The page you referred to, however, lists the dependencies, which is
>> just daunting !!
>> VTK by itself is considered to be a difficult install... (you can't do
>> nothing about that).
> I agree. this is quite bad. We are working on a Debian package, so this
> will settle the problem for Debian and Ubuntu.
VTK is packaged for Debian and on FC7.
> I agree completely with you. My trust in setuptools has gone down the
> more I have used it.
I'm afraid I don't quite share that sentiment as regards being a user of
setuptools/easy_install. Too often the version of setuptools installed
in a distribution is old with bugs. Right now if you are on ubuntu,
feisty/gutsy or Debian it is almost trivial to install things using the
As Fred suggested, the best place for help on installation issues is the
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