[IPython-user] "Bus error" on Mac OS X

Fernando Perez Fernando.Perez at colorado.edu
Wed Jun 29 11:27:52 CDT 2005

Hans Fangohr wrote:
> Hi,
> I have installed Python 2.3.5 using fink, and then installed
> ipython-0.6.15 using that. When executing ipython (from /sw/bin/ipython),
> it seems to start okay. However, entering any command such as "1+1" or
> "import math"  results in a short delay and then a "Bus error" message.
> Any ideas what this could be and how to debug this further?

wow, not the foggiest.  Can anyone enlighten me as to what a 'bus error' is? 
I've never seen that message on a linux box.



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