[SciPy-user] MayaVi 2 instalation

Robert Kern robert.kern@gmail....
Thu Dec 20 15:25:47 CST 2007

Pye Fie wrote:
> Hello.
> I have got :
> PC: 2x Dual-core Opteron 275
> OS: CentOS 5.0, kernel 2.6.18-8.1.15.el5
> I would like to prepare a computational environment based on Python and Python modules. I have already compiled and installed Python2.5.1 and modules such as Ipython, SciPy, NumPy, tables, mpi4py, matplotlib, wxpython and  so on, libraries such as BLAS, LAPACK, ATLAS, HDF5, MPICH, VTK.  Now I would like to continue with compilation and installation of MayaVi 2. 

Hi, you will want to join us on enthought-dev rather than scipy-user.


> According to instructions in
> https://svn.enthought.com/enthought/wiki/GrabbingAndBuilding
> I should install:
> Setuptools
> Traits
> MayaVi 2
> As I  understand the instructions in Setuptools README, Setuptools will install a new Python and new modules.

This is incorrect. Just follow the instructions here:


Robert Kern

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