[SciPy-user] ActiveState Python

David Ascher scipy-user@scipy.net
Thu, 18 Sep 2003 17:13:11 -0700

Robert Ferrell wrote:

>I'd like to try ActiveState's Visual Python plug-in for Visual Studio
>..NET.  However, AS says that it only works with Active State's Python. 
>I'm not sure why that is.  However, would that preclude use of SciPy?  I'm
>using Windows, and would really like to avoid building SciPy myself. 
>Downloading the Sumo SciPy binary file is so painless for me.
The requirement for ActivePython is no longer part of VisualPython.  It
requires Python 2.1 or later, but not specifically ActivePython.  It
should work fine w/ SciPy.

If the website still mentions the old requirements, please let me know
and I'll have it fixed.

--David Ascher