[SciPy-dev] SciPy SVN compilation on SnowLeopard

Pierre GM pgmdevlist@gmail....
Wed Sep 16 01:53:38 CDT 2009

On Sep 16, 2009, at 1:56 AM, David Cournapeau wrote:
> I would try to fix the compilation problem first - the .o file, if it
> exists at all (which I doubt), would certainly be garbage since the  
> code
> cannot be parsed by gcc.

And that's my problem, because I've no idea where to start...

> Then I don't know, it will depend on the flags you set yourself (or  
> the
> default ones). But python does not support 64 bits arch on mac os X  
> yet
> very well - the apple python uses some apple specific patches.
> I think that for the time being, unless you really need it, you should
> avoid using non-apple python if you care about 64 bits.

Oh my. What's the recommended safe procedure in that case ? Can  
packages be safely stored in /Library/Python/ or should I force  
storage to ~/Profile

>> Now, does the issue raised over here [http://www.nabble.com/- 
>> MacPorts---19397%3A-scipy-not-completely-universal- 
>> td23174931.html#a23174931
>> ] relevant to our problem ?
> No, because it was fixed some time ago in numpy.

I didn't expect less :)
Thx again

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