[Image-SIG] Help with libjpeg

Fredrik Lundh fredrik at pythonware.com
Tue Aug 22 22:56:06 CEST 2006

Dan Gaibel wrote:

> The worst thing is that libjpeg is, in fact, installed in the system.  
> For some reason the libjpeg.so.62 file in /usr/lib cannot be read by  
> setup.py.

PIL's build process needs the header files too.

> Has anyone encountered this error? It's mission critical that I  get  
> PIL properly installed on this machine. Any help is greatly appreciated!

have you looked for python-imaging packages for your platform?  or at 
least jpeg-devel (or libjpeg-devel) packages?


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