Charlie Clark charlie.clark at clark-consulting.eu
Thu Aug 4 21:22:28 CEST 2011

Am 01.08.2011, 12:10 Uhr, schrieb AARON NICHIE <aaronichie2000 at gmail.com>:

> Am having difficulty in installing PIL and Django-Photologue. I want
> Ubuntu terminal commands
> to install both. The error is:
> aaronichie at aaronichie-Satellite-P105:~/Downloads/django-photologue-2.3$
> python setup.py install
> running install
> Checking .pth file support in /usr/local/lib/python2.7/dist-packages/
> error: can't create or remove files in install directory
> The following error occurred while trying to add or remove files in the
> installation directory:
>    [Errno 13] Permission denied:
> '/usr/local/lib/python2.7/dist-packages/test-easy-install-2710.pth'
> The installation directory you specified (via --install-dir, --prefix, or
> the distutils default setting) was:
>    /usr/local/lib/python2.7/dist-packages/

Dear Aaron,

this sounds like your user doesn't have the permission to install packages  
in the system Python. You can probably install PIL for your system using  

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