[Image-SIG] problem installing pillow on windows7

Alex Clark aclark at aclark.net
Sat Dec 22 19:17:30 CET 2012

On 2012-11-02 17:36:22 +0000, John Hinely said:

> My long term goal is to run mezzanine using virtualenv on a windows7 
> box.  I'm able to get mezzanine up an running but I receive a "decoder 
> jpeg not available" error when I try to add images.  It appears that 
> libjpeg did not get installed. I used "pip install mezzanine" which 
> installed pillow as a dependancy.  Do I need to manually install 
> libjpeg first?  How would I go about doing that on windows7?  Any 
> assistance would be very much appreciated.

OOPS sorry I missed this. Yes, you need to install libjpeg first then 
install Pillow. If Pillow is already installed, remove it, install 
libjpeg, and reinstall.

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