[Numpy-discussion] F2PY error : ... on platform 'posix' with 'gcc' compiler

Robert Kern robert.kern@gmail....
Fri Sep 25 14:30:15 CDT 2009

On Fri, Sep 25, 2009 at 14:08, Arthur Bousquet <arthbous@indiana.edu> wrote:
> Ok, so I re-compiled python (without framework), numpy,... So I can compile
> my lib (libsw) now, bu I can't called it from python. I got this error :
> Arths-MacBook-Pro:run_1 arthbous$ ./run.sh
> Traceback (most recent call last):
>   File "../main.py", line 23, in <module>
>     import libsw as lsw
> ImportError: dlopen(/Users/arthbous/Documents/SW/sw-v2.3/libsw.so, 2): no
> suitable image found.  Did find:
>     /Users/arthbous/Documents/SW/sw-v2.3/libsw.so: mach-o, but wrong
> architecture
> It seems to compile for the wrong architecture. Do you know about this ?

Find the architecture of libsw.so using file:

$ file /Users/arthbous/Documents/SW/sw-v2.3/libsw.so

It is likely that it is only x86 while your Python is running using
the x86_64 architecture.

Robert Kern

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enigma that is made terrible by our own mad attempt to interpret it as
though it had an underlying truth."
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