[Numpy-discussion] Problems with installation (wrong Python version)
Wed Feb 23 08:33:43 CST 2011
Thank you very much! It resolved the problem. I have successfully installed the
numpy for Python 2.7
From: Shao Hong <email@example.com>
To: Discussion of Numerical Python <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Sent: Wed, February 23, 2011 3:27:16 PM
Subject: Re: [Numpy-discussion] Problems with installation (wrong Python
Hi! I think you should download the 2.7 pack
) and it might detect your python 2.7 instead.
On Wed, Feb 23, 2011 at 10:22 PM, Dumka Dumka <email@example.com> wrote:
Dear numpy Community,
>I try to install numpy on my Windows 7. I take the code from here:
>http://sourceforge.net/projects/numpy/files/NumPy/ (I click on "Download
>numpy-1.5.1-win32-superpack-python2.6.exe (5.4 MB)").
>After I start the installation, the installer tells me: Python version 2.6
>(Found in registry). I also see the link to the "C:\Python26" directory in the
>However, I want to use Python2.7 (I had it on my computer together with the
>Python 2.6). So, I deleted the "C:\Python26" directory an set a new value to the
>"Path" environment variable to make a link to the newer version of the Python
>(version 2.7). I also restarted the computer.
>However, it does not help. When I try to run the numpy installer again I see the
>same: Python version 2.6 (Found in registry). I cannot understand where the
>installer find the link to the old version. If I just continue the installation,
>it fails (and it started to fail after I deleted the "C:\Python26" directory).
>So, to summarize, numpy installer "thinks" that I have Python 2.6 (and I don't)
>and then it fails because it is wrong.
>How can I force the numpy installer to use Python 2.7? Can I?
>Thank you in advance for any help,
>NumPy-Discussion mailing list
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