Help needed installing easy_install and lxml2
stefan_ml at behnel.de
Thu Aug 16 09:01:33 CEST 2012
Ian, 15.08.2012 21:39:
> On a reasonably fresh (3 day old) install of 64 bit windows 7, I have
> installed the 64 bit Python 2.7.3 from http://www.python.org/download/
> Then I installed the 64 bit version of easy_install using
> And then install lxml 2.3.5, for which I use the instructions at
> This ends with:
> Processing lxml-2.3.5.tgz
> Running lxml-2.3.5\setup.py -q bdist_egg --dist-dir
> Building lxml version 2.3.5.
> Building without Cython.
> ERROR: 'xslt-config' is not recognized as an internal or external command,
> operable program or batch file.
> ** make sure the development packages of libxml2 and libxslt are installed **
> Using build configuration of libxslt
> error: Setup script exited with error: Unable to find vcvarsall.bat
> Now what? I thought I was installing the binary package do I would not need
> any development versions.
> What do these errors mean, and how can I overcome them?
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