[Image-SIG] initial PIL 0.3b1 compile notes.
Anthony Baxter <email@example.com>
Sat, 11 Jul 1998 11:09:11 +1000
Following are random notes from building PIL on Solaris 2.5.1.
had some annoyances with libImaging, caused by libz being a shared library,
and configure's stupidity in not adding the library given by --with-zlib
to either a -R option, or LD_LIBRARY_PATH. I'd also like to see the hardcoded:
removed from Makefile.in, and made an option to configure...
The README file talks about a "test" directory - this doesn't seem to
be in the distribution - neither does the "Lib" directory.
ImageFont still seems to be broken - I'll put more about this in a
Other things I'd like to see added/fixed in PIL 
I'd like to see it made a package - right now, you can either rebuild
your python interpreter to set a new sys.path, or dump all the files in
the site directory. ew.
Can the "pilplot" package (which I picked up from Fredrik somewhere along
the line) be added to the standard distribution?
Enough for now,
 and which, given an infinite supply of round tuits, I'd fix myself