[Pythonmac-SIG] PackMan Fails to Install on Panther?
joshua at joshuatompkins.us
Mon Nov 3 15:25:52 EST 2003
Bob Ippolito wrote:
> On Nov 3, 2003, at 3:16 PM, Joshua Tompkins wrote:
>> I'm running Python 2.3 on a stock install of Panther (I erased the
>> drive and did a clean install), using Jack's second build of Python.
>> If it matters, my computer is a Dual-USB iBook 600 with 384 megs of RAM.
>> When I run PackMan, I can install things from the official list
>> without any problems. If I try to install anything from Bob's
>> unofficial list, though, I run into some problems. No matter what I
>> try to install, I get a beach ball, then, a moment later, the
>> interface is usable again, but the package doesn't install. PackMan
>> gives a status "no module X" message. Is this a Panther issue, or a
>> PackMan issue, or am I just doing something wrong?
> My unofficial list isn't built for Panther yet. It's a Jaguar list
> and it puts things in the Jaguar places. Recompiling all these for
> Panther is on my list.
Wow, that was quick!
Thanks for the update, I'll keep that in mind for next time. Since it
puts things in the wrong places, did the install just fail, or do I need
to go hard drive spelunking to find files that are in the wrong spots?
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