Newbie trying to install pygsear

Grant Edwards grante at
Thu Oct 28 20:51:17 CEST 2004

On 2004-10-28, Glen <stygian at> wrote:

> I'm quite new to both Python and Linux (Mandrake 10.0)
> Python and pygame are both installed (examples run fine), but I get the
> following error when trying to install pygsear
> [root at localhost pygsear-0.53]# python install
> running install
> error: invalid Python installation: unable to open
> /usr/lib/python2.3/config/Makefile (No such file or directory)

You need to install the libpython2.3-devel package.

Log in as root, and run the command "urpmi libpython2.3-devl"
Start rpmdrake and do the pointy/clicky thing.  

Grant Edwards                   grante             Yow!  Is this TERMINAL fun?

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