[Distutils] Easy install problems

P.J. Eby pje at telecommunity.com
Tue Jun 15 03:31:06 CEST 2010

At 12:54 PM 6/14/2010 -0700, SEIGAL Nick wrote:
>I am having trouble using easy install on a Windows Server 2008 
>server. It seems as thought I am getting blocked from downloading 
>the dependencies.
>At the command line I get this:
>C:\Users>easy_install camelot
>Searching for camelot
>Best match: camelot 09.12.07
>Processing camelot-09.12.07-py2.6.egg
>camelot 09.12.07 is already the active version in easy-install.pth
>Installing camelot_manage-script.py script to C:\Python26\Scripts
>Installing camelot_manage.exe script to C:\Python26\Scripts
>Installing camelot_manage.exe.manifest script to C:\Python26\Scripts
>Installing camelot_admin-script.py script to C:\Python26\Scripts
>Installing camelot_admin.exe script to C:\Python26\Scripts
>Installing camelot_admin.exe.manifest script to C:\Python26\Scripts
>Using c:\python26\lib\site-packages\camelot-09.12.07-py2.6.egg
>Processing dependencies for camelot
>Searching for Babel>=0.9.4
>Download error: [Errno 10060] A connection attempt failed because 
>the connected
>party did not properly respond after a period of time, or 
>established connection
>failed because connected host has failed to respond -- Some packages 
>may not be
>Couldn't find index page for 'Babel' (maybe misspelled?)
>This process results in a long series of errors at this point.
>Any suggestions?

Check your internet settings to see if they're going through a proxy; 
if so, you'll need to set the http_proxy environment variable, so 
Python knows how to access the 'net from there.

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