[SciPy-user] Performance Python examples

Robert Kern robert.kern@gmail....
Sun Jun 28 21:47:21 CDT 2009

On Sun, Jun 28, 2009 at 21:41, David Powell<davidanthonypowell@gmail.com> wrote:

> 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.
> This happens even if I manually add -c mingw32 to the call to f2py in
> setup.py.

This message means that you should run the setup.py script like so:

  python setup.py build_ext -c mingw32 build

Robert Kern

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