[Pythonmac-SIG] Any hints on building libpng universal?
Russell E. Owen
rowen at cesmail.net
Wed Nov 28 01:36:22 CET 2007
In article <474B51D7.5040100 at noaa.gov>,
Christopher Barker <Chris.Barker at noaa.gov> wrote:
> David Warde-Farley wrote:
> >> are you building a new MPL for pythonmac? The one there *should* be
> >> build with a static universal libpng already.
> > Alas, it is not. The python2.5 one looks for libpng in /usr/local/lib.
> aarrgg! that isn't how stuff in that archive is supposed to be built --
> does anyone know who submitted that? They should have the lib for you.
It was probably me but if so I am surprised. I don't have shared version
of libpng (nor libfreetype (see P.S.). I just verified that and built a
new matplotlib installer.
You can get it here:
and I'll submit the installer after confirmation that the shared library
issue is resolved.
% ls -l /usr/local/lib/*png* /usr/local/lib/*free*
-rw-r--r-- 1 root 501 4258580 Oct 16 13:30
-rwxr-xr-x 1 root 501 838 Oct 16 13:30
lrwxr-xr-x 1 root 501 10 Oct 16 13:23 /usr/local/lib/libpng.a
lrwxr-xr-x 1 root 501 11 Oct 16 13:23 /usr/local/lib/libpng.la
-rw-r--r-- 1 root 501 1068644 Oct 16 13:23 /usr/local/lib/libpng12.a
-rwxr-xr-x 1 root 501 818 Oct 16 13:23 /usr/local/lib/libpng12.la
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