[SciPy-dev] Building on Woody(Debian): good news, bad news.

Prabhu Ramachandran prabhu at aero.iitm.ernet.in
Sat Mar 23 04:17:31 CST 2002

>>>>> "PP" == Pearu Peterson <pearu at cens.ioc.ee> writes:

    PP> Writing configure tool can be tricky. Different systems,
    PP> different distributions of the same system, different users of
    PP> the same distribution may install software in endless ways
    PP> (different locations, having only or both system-wide and
    PP> user-defined setups, etc). Making one user happy probably
    PP> means making another unhappy etc.

Absolutely!  My sympathies for you. :)

    PP> Anyway, I have added some additional hooks so that atlas
    PP> libraries are discovered also on Debian Woody.  Prabhu, can
    PP> you undo your work around and test it with default woody
    PP> setup? Just running system_info.py should be enough to see the
    PP> effect.

Yes, it works great now.  I just updated f2py and am rebuilding scipy
after a setup.py clean.  I saw that you've turned the atexit off by
default now and that works fine with one of my test modules.  I'm sure
the rest of the build will go fine.


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