[SciPy-user] Building on Windows with the Intel Visual Fortran Compiler

Robert Kern robert.kern at gmail.com
Sat Aug 5 19:34:45 CDT 2006

Albert Strasheim wrote:
> Hello all
> I'm trying to compile SciPy from SVN with MSVC and the Intel Visual Fortran
> Compiler, version 9.1.
> In the root of the SciPy source tree I have my site.cfg which contains:
> [blas_src]
> src_dirs = C:\home\albert\work2\blas
> [lapack_src]
> src_dirs = C:\home\albert\work2\lapack
> Inside the "Build Environment for Fortran IA-32 applications" command prompt
> I run the following command:
> python setup.py config --compiler=msvc --fcompiler=intelv build
> --compiler=msvc bdist_wininst
> (the build part doesn't seem to accept a --fcompiler option).

It should be on build_clib and build_ext, not build.

Robert Kern

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