[Numpy-discussion] Numpy installation

Robert Kern robert.kern@gmail....
Tue Apr 1 12:21:16 CDT 2008

On Tue, Apr 1, 2008 at 10:16 AM, Amit Itagi <aitagi@gmail.com> wrote:
> I am installing this on a CENTOS linux platform (64 bit AMD opteron). The
> path to my python directory is /home/amit/packages/Python-2.5.2 . If I
> temporarily make the atlas library unavailable (by renaming the directory to
> some name that is not in the path), I can perform the build. Now in the
> installation stage, I use
>  python setup.py
> and then choose the option 2/home/amit/packages/Python-2.5.2. In the
> proposed sys.argv the path is shown as /home/amit/packages/python-2.5.2.
> Incidentally, it also creates this new directory during install.

Looking at the code, I can confirm that the menu system is simply
buggy and the cause of your problem. Do not use it.

Robert Kern

"I have come to believe that the whole world is an enigma, a harmless
enigma that is made terrible by our own mad attempt to interpret it as
though it had an underlying truth."
 -- Umberto Eco

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