[SciPy-user] can't import scipy.interpolate

Robert Kern robert.kern at gmail.com
Wed Jun 21 12:15:28 CDT 2006

Gary wrote:
>  >>> scipy.__core_version__
> '0.8.4'
>  >>> import scipy.interpolate
> Fatal Python error: can't initialize module fitpack
> This application has requested the Runtime to terminate it in an unusual 
> way.
> Please contact the application's support team for more information.

Hmm. That looks like an old build from when we were still calling numpy "scipy
core". Probably there is a mismatch between the "scipy core" version (that's the
version number you printed) and the scipy version (scipy.__version__).

I recommend upgrading to the latest numpy and scipy.

Robert Kern

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 that is made terrible by our own mad attempt to interpret it as though it had
 an underlying truth."
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