[SciPy-user] Having trouble with scipy_distutils - specifying a fortran compiler

Cory Davis cdavis at staffmail.ed.ac.uk
Wed Aug 11 21:26:51 CDT 2004

Sorry guys.  Problem solved.  I hadn't realised you could give setup.py
several command arguments.  The following does the trick...

python config_fc --fcompiler={lahey,NAG} build


> [cory at bruce PyARTS]$ python setup.py build_ext
> running build_ext
> customize UnixCCompiler
> customize UnixCCompiler using build_ext
> customize GnuFCompiler
> customize GnuFCompiler
> customize GnuFCompiler using build_ext
> building 'scatsubs' extension
> compling C sources
> gcc options: '-pthread -fno-strict-aliasing -DNDEBUG -O2 -g -pipe
> -march=i386 -mcpu=i686 -D_GNU_SOURCE -fPIC -fPIC'
> error: unknown file type '.pyf' (from './src/scatsubs.pyf')
> I'm obviously doing something daft, but I have scoured the net for
> documentation to no avail.
> Can anyone offer me some advice?
> Thanks,
> Cory
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