[SciPy-user] Installation of time series failed on windows

Tim Michelsen timmichelsen@gmx-topmail...
Mon Nov 26 08:29:45 CST 2007

I tried to install the time-series package from the sandbox on my windows.
It failed while maskarray was installed nicely.

May someone please help me here?

Here's a log from IPython when running the setup.py install

Ignoring attempt to set 'name' (from 'timeseries' to 'timeseries.lib')
Warning: Assuming default configuration
(.\tests/{setup_tests,setup}.py was not
Appending timeseries.tests configuration to timeseries
Ignoring attempt to set 'name' (from 'timeseries' to 'timeseries.tests')
running install
running build
running config_cc
unifing config_cc, config, build_clib, build_ext, build commands
--compiler options
running config_fc
unifing config_fc, config, build_clib, build_ext, build commands
--fcompiler options
running build_src
building extension "timeseries.cseries" sources
running build_py
copying .\ipython_log.py -> build\lib.win32-2.5\timeseries
running build_ext
No module named msvccompiler in numpy.distutils, trying from distutils..

<type 'exceptions.SystemExit'>: error:
Python was built with Visual Studio 2003;
extensions must be built with a compiler than can generate compatible binaries.
Visual Studio 2003 was not found on this system. If you have Cygwin installed,
you can try compiling with MingW32, by passing "-c mingw32" to setup.py.
WARNING: Failure executing file: <setup.py>


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