[Image-SIG] building PIL in Snow Leopard

Jack Uretsky jlu at hep.anl.gov
Sun Jun 20 22:44:11 CEST 2010

 	Thanks very much.  Not only does the binary seem to work 
beautifully, but you've introduced me to drop box.  I hope to have a 
little show on my homepage, with the aid of this feature, but it may take 
a few days.
 				(who did some consulting Oceanography in
 				the San Diego area back in the 'sixties)

"Trust me.  I have a lot of experience at this."
 		General Custer's unremembered message to his men,
 		just before leading them into the Little Big Horn Valley

On Sat, 19 Jun 2010, Christopher Barker wrote:

> Jack Uretsky wrote:
>> Macintosh-2:Imaging-1.1.7 jackuretsky$ python setup.py build_ext -i
>> running build_ext
>> --- using frameworks at /System/Library/Frameworks
>> building '_imaging' extension
>> Compiling with an SDK that doesn't seem to exist:
>> /Developer/SDKs/MacOSX10.4u.sdk
>> _______________________________
>> and, sure enough, there is no MacOSX10.4u.sdk in my SDK directory.
>> Something that i am invoking seems out of date becouse Snow Leopard
>> is MACOSX 10.6, which I've just updated to 10.4
>>         Any insights?
>>             Regards,
>>                 Jack
> It looks like you are building with the python.org Python, correct? It is 
> build to work on older systems, thus the MacOSX10.4u.sdk requirement. That 
> sdk is an optional install with XCode -- if you go back to the XCode 
> installer, you should be able to find a way to add it (sorry, it's been a 
> while, I don't remember exatly how...)
> But you can probably use the binaries here, if you like:
> http://dl.dropbox.com/u/855965/PIL-OSX-Binaries/PIL-1.1.7-py2.5-macosx10.5.mpkg.zip
> http://dl.dropbox.com/u/855965/PIL-OSX-Binaries/PIL-1.1.7-py2.6-macosx10.5.mpkg.zip 
> -Chris
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