[SciPy-user] How do I build scipy using standard BLAS/LAPACK

Nils Wagner nwagner at mecha.uni-stuttgart.de
Tue Nov 23 09:46:29 CST 2004

Robert Kern wrote:

> Nils Wagner wrote:
>> The gzipped tarball lapack.tgz from netlib contains a subdirectory 
>> The tarball is located in ~/src/lapack
>> So I have used
>> setenv LAPACK_SRC ~/src/lapack
> setup.py won't unpack the tarball for you. The instructions ask that 
> LAPACK_SRC point to the directory that has the LAPACK source code, not 
> the directory that has the tarball of the source code.
Sorry for my misleading explanation. Of course I have unpacked the tarball !
But it doesn't work.


> You should be able to unpack the tarball where it is, and things 
> should work.

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