[Numpy-discussion] Numpy build on Solaris 8 fails beginning on 3/19/06

David M. Cooke cookedm at physics.mcmaster.ca
Mon Mar 20 20:15:17 CST 2006

Christopher Hanley <chanley at stsci.edu> writes:

> In answer to your question, f90 -V returns:
> basil> f90 -V
> f90: Sun WorkShop 6 update 2 Fortran 95 6.2 Patch 111690-10 2003/08/28
> Usage: f90 [ options ] files.  Use 'f90 -flags' for details

Ok, looks like the version-matching regexp was wrong. I've replaced it
with a fuzzier match.

The previous version wouldn't have triggered the error you saw, but it
would instead return None from .get_version().

> However, I agree with Travis. Lack of a FORTRAN compiler should not
> cause the build to fail when it is not required.

I've replaced the thrown error with a log.warn.

Fixed in svn.

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