[SciPy-user] Problems installing scipy with activepython 2.4

Robert Kern rkern at ucsd.edu
Fri Jun 10 06:46:23 CDT 2005

Howey, David A wrote:
> Hi, 
> I've downloaded the windows binary for scipy 0.3.2 and when I try to
> install (I have activepython 2.4 already installed) it just bombs out
> with the message 'Python version 2.3 required, which was not found in
> the registry'.

As the download page notes, the Windows binaries are only for Python 
2.3.x and 2.2.x at this time. Extension modules are not compatible 
across minor releases ("minor" as in major.minor.micro).

Robert Kern
rkern at ucsd.edu

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