[Image-SIG] Help Installing PIL 1.1.6

Mike Sarahan msarahan at gmail.com
Mon Oct 20 05:15:51 CEST 2008

Hi Daniel,
It would be wise to also install Xcode, if you haven't already.  This is
includes gcc and the other things mentioned in debug output that you posted.
 It should be included on your OSX DVD.

As an alternative, you can download it from versiontracker or otherwise:

Here's another potentially helpful links:

Google will also work wonders in your quest for Apple/GCC zen.


On Sun, Oct 19, 2008 at 5:02 PM, Daniel Mellis <dpmellis at gmail.com> wrote:

> Hello,
> I am running OS X 10.4.11 and python 2.5.2 and when I run "python setup.py
> install" I get the following error message:
> --- using frameworks at /System/Library/Frameworks
> building '_imaging' extension
> Compiling with an SDK that doesn't seem to exist:
> /Developer/SDKs/MacOSX10.4u.sdk
> Please check your Xcode installation
> gcc -arch ppc -arch i386 -isysroot /Developer/SDKs/MacOSX10.4u.sdk
> -fno-strict-aliasing -Wno-long-double -no-cpp-precomp -mno-fused-madd
> -fno-common -dynamic -DNDEBUG -g -O3 -DHAVE_LIBZ -DWORDS_BIGENDIAN
> -I/usr/local/include/freetype2 -IlibImaging
> -I/Library/Frameworks/Python.framework/Versions/2.5/include
> -I/usr/local/include
> -I/Library/Frameworks/Python.framework/Versions/2.5/include/python2.5 -c
> _imaging.c -o build/temp.macosx-10.3-ppc-2.5/_imaging.o
> unable to execute gcc: No such file or directory
> error: command 'gcc' failed with exit status 1
> I'm not very familiar with the unix aspects of OS X, so some hand holding
> would be greatly appreciated. Thanks!
> Daniel
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