Gotchas in user-space matplotlib install?
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Mon Aug 15 16:41:18 CEST 2005
On Mon, 15 Aug 2005 09:02:57 -0500, John Hunter
<jdhunter at ace.bsd.uchicago.edu> wrote:
>>>>>> "Matt" == Matt Feinstein <nospam at here.com> writes:
> Matt> All in all, not actually excruciating-- and now I have a
> Matt> working version of matplotlib! Matt Feinstein
>Great! While this is all fresh in your mind, would you be able to add
>a wiki entry at
I'm making notes on it now. The only thing that the installation
really stumbled over was some includes-- the Python installation left
me with a '/usr/people/mrf/python24/include' directory, which at the
matplotlib installation had 'python' and 'python2.4' subdirectories--
numarray put its includes into the 'python2.4' subdirectory, while
Numeric put its includes into the 'python' subdirectory. The
matplotlib installer found the numarray includes but not the Numeric
includes-- copying the Numeric includes into the 'python2.4'
subdirectory got the ball rolling again.
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