[SciPy-user] As requested, a the OSX install odyssey

Robert Kern robert.kern at gmail.com
Tue Dec 20 12:48:52 CST 2005

Frank wrote:
> In response to Ed's request of me several days ago, this seems like a  
> good time (recalling Felis' recent trouble with the scipy_core  
> install on OSX) to relate my troubles with the scipy install on OSX.
> Before I go on, I should say that I ultimately had no trouble  
> installing from the newly updated instructions at Chris' site after I  
> deleted the directory (thank you, Robert):
> /System/Library/Frameworks/Python.framework/Versions/2.3/lib/ 
> python2.3/site-packages/

No, don't delete that directory!

You had a broken or old scipy/ directory under that one. That's the directory I
asked you to delete.

Robert Kern
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