[SciPy-user] scipy.test() crashes under win2k

Robert Kern robert.kern at gmail.com
Sun Apr 23 13:27:11 CDT 2006

weg werp wrote:
> Hi group,
> I finally tried to install scipy. Everything appears to work, but
> scipy.test() crashes.
> I installed the prebuilt versions:
> first numpy-0.9.6r1.win32-py2.4.exe, then
> scipy-0.4.8.win32-py2.4-pentium3.exe (I assume that Pentium 4/SSE2
> does not work on my Athlon).
> import numpy;numpy.test()
> works fine, but
> import scipy;scipy.test()
> first gives some warnings about overwriting fft, then runs all the
> tests ok, then shows a lot of dots (file test?) and crashes (drwatson
> log available).
> Any ideas?

Please run the tests with greater verbosity; i.e. scipy.test(10,10). Then the
test framework will print out the name of the test before it runs. That way, we
will know what fails in particular.

Robert Kern
robert.kern at gmail.com

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