[SciPy-user] openopt: which NLP solver?
Fri Jan 25 07:21:15 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.
The above issue has nothing to do with docstring or test requirement: it
is a basic python requirement, and has not changed for years.
If you do not have time to change for this, someone else may have the
time, by the way :)
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