[Numpy-discussion] OSX 10.4 installation problems

mhgreen@uchicag... mhgreen@uchicag...
Sat Mar 29 17:00:52 CDT 2008

I am not sure where my version of gcc is from or how it was
installed.  I installed Xcode from the CD I got with the
computer (in 2005).  I will try updating it and see if
everything works better.  Thanks.  

---- Original message ----
>Date: Sat, 29 Mar 2008 16:01:59 -0500
>From: "Robert Kern" <robert.kern@gmail.com>  
>Subject: Re: [Numpy-discussion] OSX 10.4 installation problems  
>To: "Discussion of Numerical Python" <numpy-discussion@scipy.org>
>On Sat, Mar 29, 2008 at 1:04 PM,  <mhgreen@uchicago.edu> wrote:
>> Hi,
>>  I cannot seem to install numpy on my mac.  Here is some
>>  relevant info:
>>  I have the following installed on my PPC G4 powerbook:
>>  MacOSX 10.4.10
>>  gcc version 4.0.0
>>  gfortran version 4.2.1
>>  fftw version 3.1.2
>>  MacPython version 2.5.2
>>  Xcode version 2.0
>>  I have the unzipped numpy directory placed in
>No, don't do that. Unzip it somewhere else to build.
>>  I am using the following command in terminal to try to
>>  python setup.py install
>>  I am getting a ton of errors, but the first few include:
>>  Could not locate executable f95
>>  Could not locate executable f90
>>  Could not locate executable f77
>>  Could not locate executable xlf90
>>  Could not locate executable xlf
>>  Could not locate executable ifort
>>  Could not locate executable ifc
>>  Could not locate executable g77
>>  gcc: installation problem, cannot exec
>>  'i686-apple-darwin8-gcc-4.0.0': No such file or directory
>This is your main problem. Where did you get this gcc? I
believe the
>one that comes with the Developer Tools is 4.0.1.
>Robert Kern
>"I have come to believe that the whole world is an enigma, a
>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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