[SciPy-dev] binary compatibility question

David Cournapeau david@ar.media.kyoto-u.ac...
Fri May 15 22:06:01 CDT 2009

josef.pktd@gmail.com wrote:
> On Fri, May 15, 2009 at 9:39 AM,  <josef.pktd@gmail.com> wrote:
>> I didn't follow the discussion of binary compatibility between
>> different versions very closely.
>> I compiled scipy 0.7.1 against numpy 1.3.0 and ran it in a virtualenv
>> against numpy 1.2.1 and I get an immediate segfault when trying to run
>> scipy.test(). I get the usual 4 failures when I run scipy with numpy
>> 1.3.0
>> Is this expected?
>> (I didn't do it on purpose, the version mismatch was just a
>> consequence of how I wanted to setup my testing environment for scipy
>> 0.7.1 and is easily fixed)
> I build scipy 0.7.1 against numpy 1.2.1 (official installer) and I get
> the same segfault. I get it already trying to `import scipy.stats`

This is strange. Did you remove the build directory and the previously
installed scipy before building scipy 0.7.1 against 1.2.1 ? This should
definitely work. I am testing it ATM,


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