[SciPy-user] Failed build w/ mingw

Robert Kern robert.kern at gmail.com
Tue Jan 17 20:15:55 CST 2006

Travis Brady wrote:
> Thanks, Travis.
> The build succeeds after commenting out the montecarlo bit, but I
> receive the following when trying to run the tests.
>>>> import scipy
> import utils -> failed: No module named base
>>>> scipy.test()
> Overwriting lib=<module 'scipy.lib' from
> 'C:\Python24\lib\site-packages\scipy\li
> b\__init__.pyc'> from
> C:\Python24\lib\site-packages\scipy\lib\__init__.pyc (was
> <module 'numpy.lib ' from
> 'C:\Python24\lib\site-packages\numpy\lib\__init__.pyc'>
>  from C:\Python24\lib\site-packages\numpy\lib\__init__.pyc)
> Fatal Python error: can't initialize module specfun (failed to import
> scipy.base
> )
> This application has requested the Runtime to terminate it in an unusual
> way.
> Please contact the application's support team for more information.
> Anybody else had this happen?

I don't see this with the current SVN on OS X.

Robert Kern
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