[Numpy-discussion] problems installing NumPy on OSX

Christopher Barker Chris.Barker at noaa.gov
Mon Dec 4 11:09:56 CST 2006

  Arild B. Næss wrote:
> It seems running from the source dir has been the main problem all  
> along. It works fine outside (I guess).

I'm glad you got it working.

> FAIL: Ticket #112
> ----------------------------------------------------------------------
> Traceback (most recent call last):
>    File "/Library/Frameworks/Python.framework/Versions/2.5/lib/ 
> python2.5/site-packages/numpy/core/tests/test_regression.py", line  
> 220, in check_longfloat_repr
>      assert(str(a)[1:9] == str(a[0])[:8])
> AssertionError

I think that's a known error, that has to do with 64 bit G5 issues , and 
IIRC, it's a test error, not a real bug.

Good luck!


Christopher Barker, Ph.D.

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