[SciPy-user] Help installing SciPy.

Robert Kern robert.kern at gmail.com
Thu Mar 23 14:51:38 CST 2006

Armando Serrano Lombillo wrote:
> [...]
>>>Step 2 (numpy): Downloaded Tortoise SVN: ok. Tried to compile:
>>>failure. Had to manually edit the PATH enviroment variable to add the
>>>MinGW/bin path (that should have been explained somewhere).
>>Isn't that in the MinGW docs?
> [...]
> If I have to read the MinGW docs just to install SciPy, then something
> is going wrong. Really, the installation instruction in the SciPy page
> should contain everything you need to know to install SciPy. Would it
> be a good idea if I updated that in the installation page?

Yes. If it's information that would have been helpful to you, it will probably
be helpful to others, too. But you don't have to ask permission from us; it's a

Robert Kern
robert.kern at gmail.com

"I have come to believe that the whole world is an enigma, a harmless enigma
 that is made terrible by our own mad attempt to interpret it as though it had
 an underlying truth."
  -- Umberto Eco

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