[Numpy-discussion] wheels for OS X: request for testing

Chris Barker chris.barker at noaa.gov
Sun Dec 8 17:04:10 EST 2013


One more note:

These were built on a 10.7 machine, so I'm particularly interested to hear
how they work on 10.6, if anyone has an old machine around...

-Chris



On Sun, Dec 8, 2013 at 9:34 AM, Chris Barker <chris.barker at noaa.gov> wrote:

> Thanks Ralf!
>
> Since (a) I'm not really sure myself what the recommended and most robust
> way is to install wheels, and (b) it's interesting to see if the docs and
> usability of pip/wheel are ready for prime time, I'm not going to give the
> commands to execute but instead link to the relevant docs:
>
> Good idea. But I will add one tip:
>
> you should be able to install ipython with one command, and have it
> auto-mgically suck in its dependencies (and you probably want to use:
>
>  ipython[all]
>
> So that you get all the deps you need for the notebook -- that's where the
> challenge lies...
>
> -Chris
>
>
>
>
>> http://www.pip-installer.org/en/latest/index.html
>> http://python-packaging-user-guide.readthedocs.org/en/latest/
>> http://wheel.readthedocs.org/en/latest/index.html
>>
>> Please try this out and share your experience.
>>
>> Thanks,
>> Ralf
>>
>> P.S.if you're wondering what on earth wheels are, they're the new binary
>> install format for the standard python packaging and distribution tools
>> (pip, setuptools).
>>
>>
>>
>> _______________________________________________
>> NumPy-Discussion mailing list
>> NumPy-Discussion at scipy.org
>> http://mail.scipy.org/mailman/listinfo/numpy-discussion
>>
>>
>
>
> --
>
> Christopher Barker, Ph.D.
> Oceanographer
>
> Emergency Response Division
> NOAA/NOS/OR&R            (206) 526-6959   voice
> 7600 Sand Point Way NE   (206) 526-6329   fax
> Seattle, WA  98115       (206) 526-6317   main reception
>
> Chris.Barker at noaa.gov
>



-- 

Christopher Barker, Ph.D.
Oceanographer

Emergency Response Division
NOAA/NOS/OR&R            (206) 526-6959   voice
7600 Sand Point Way NE   (206) 526-6329   fax
Seattle, WA  98115       (206) 526-6317   main reception

Chris.Barker at noaa.gov
-------------- next part --------------
An HTML attachment was scrubbed...
URL: <http://mail.python.org/pipermail/numpy-discussion/attachments/20131208/2310263a/attachment.html>


More information about the NumPy-Discussion mailing list