[SciPy-user] Problem getting Full SciPy package set installed.

Robert Kern robert.kern@gmail....
Thu Sep 13 13:09:02 CDT 2007

Lou Pecora wrote:
> On Mac OSX 10.4.10, Python 2.4.
> I got NumPy installed from the tarball
> successfully.  I got gfortran installed (seemed
> successful) from the SourceForge Mac HPC page.  But I
> had a serious error when I tried to install the latest
> SciPy package set ( from the tarball.  When I
> run the usual   python setup.py install   I get (after
> a LOT of output):
> ...
> Lib/integrate/quadpack/dqelg.f: In function 'dqelg':
> Lib/integrate/quadpack/dqelg.f:1: internal compiler
> error: Bus error
> Please submit a full bug report,
> with preprocessed source if appropriate.
> See <URL:http://gcc.gnu.org/bugs.html> for
> instructions.
> error: Command "/usr/local/bin/gfortran -Wall
> -ffixed-form -fno-second-underscore -fPIC -O3
> -funroll-loops -c -c Lib/integrate/quadpack/dqelg.f -o
> build/temp.macosx-10.3-fat-2.4/Lib/integrate/quadpack/dqelg.o"
> failed with exit status 1
> That error looks really low-level.  
> How can I get the SciPy package installed?  Is there
> another way?

Try the gfortran compiler available from here:


Robert Kern

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