[SciPy-user] scipy OS X compiling on a G3

Christopher Fonnesbeck chris at fonnesbeck.org
Mon Feb 9 14:35:33 CST 2004

On Feb 9, 2004, at 2:37 PM, Pearu Peterson wrote:

>> Clearly it is not finding the vecLib BLAS libraries.  Whether this is
>> because I'm on a G3 or some other problem I don't know; I was under 
>> the
>> impression that although not optimized for altivec the vecLib 
>> libraries
>> still processed for G3s.  Any suggestions?
> Detecting vecLib BLAS libraries is not implemented in system_info.py 
> yet.
> Could you send me the information how one can detect vecLib OSX
> and I'll add its support to system_info.py? E.g. which files it should
> look for, or which programs to run and what should be the expected 
> output,
> the values of os.name and sys.platform, etc.

Adding the following compile flag does the trick for me:

-framework vecLib


Christopher J. Fonnesbeck ( c h r i s @ f o n n e s b e c k . o r g )
Georgia Cooperative Fish & Wildlife Research Unit, University of Georgia

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