[Distutils] problem compiling on SGI IRIX 6.5
Thu, 17 Feb 2000 14:57:19 -0800
Mona Wong wrote:
> I've just downloaded Distutils 0.1.3 and tried to compile it on my
> SGI IRIX 6.5 machine. I am using python 1.5.1.
> Here is what I got:
> proteus:/p12/src/Distutils-0.1.3) python setup.py install
> running install
> Traceback (innermost last):
> File "setup.py", line 13, in ?
> setup (name = "Distutils",
> File "distutils/core.py", line 102, in setup
> raise SystemExit, "error: %s: %s" % (exc.filename, exc.strerror)
> AttributeError: filename
> What is wrong and how do I fix this?
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> am getting your responses.
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I use IRIX 6.5 also. I'm not sure why you're getting your error, but I
seem to remember that there was some issue with Python 1.5.1 and
Distutils. If you upgrade to Python 1.5.2, some bugs get fixed. Try
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