[SciPy-user] openopt: which NLP solver?
Fri Jan 25 06:04:08 CST 2008
Matthieu Brucher wrote:
> > P.S.: I'm having some troubles building openopt in ubuntu gutsy.
> > "sudo python setup.py install" works but "python setup.py build"
> > does not, requiring a previously installed "scikits" package. How
> > can I install openopt in a custom path instead of
> /usr/local/lib/... ?
> Try using "python setup.py", it must ask you what to do (cho0se
> and destination (choose your own)
> This is a known issue that dmitrey _must_ fix when he has time. The
> issue shows up because a lot of paths are added to sys.path, Robert
> already gave him the solution.
Yes, and this is one of issues why (as I had informed some month ago) I
don't want openopt being part of scipy: I have no enough time to satisfy
all those (changing from time to time) strict requirements to docstring
standards, unittests, build system etc. I still intend to fix the build
issue, but in future, when I'll have enough time. It requires changing
"from ... import ..." for all openopt files.
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