[Image-SIG] Error while installing PIL 1.1.4

Fredrik Lundh fredrik at pythonware.com
Fri Feb 27 02:58:33 EST 2004

Andreas Buechler wrote:

> I tried to install PIL 1.1.4 under SuSE 9, but I got the following error 
> after sucessfully running configure and make:
> # python setup.py build
> Traceback (most recent call last):
>   File "setup.py", line 287, in ?
>     extra_compile_args=EXTRA_COMPILE_ARGS,
> NameError: name 'EXTRA_COMPILE_ARGS' is not defined
> I tried to figure it out, but couldn't find anything. Maybe one of you 
> has an idea what is going wrong here (BTW compiling and installing PIL 
> 1.1.3 is no problem).

if nothing else helps, it never hurts to google for the error
message.  here's the first hit:


cheers /F

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