SciPy gui_thread Problem

Robert Kern rkern at
Sun Jun 19 05:52:26 CEST 2005

Hsuan-Yeh Chang wrote:
> Dear SciPy users,

If you want to address Scipy users, you should post to the Scipy mailing 

> Can anyone tell me the reason for following error messages:
>>>>import gui_thread
> Traceback (most recent call last):
>   File "/usr/lib/python2.4/site-packages/scipy_base/", line 56, in
> run
>     exec (code, frame.f_globals,frame.f_locals)
>   File "<string>", line 1, in ?
> ImportError: /usr/lib/wxPython/lib/ undefined
> symbol: _ZNK6wxExpr3NthEi

Something has been compiled incorrectly or shared libraries are missing.

In any case, gui_thread probably won't work with wxPython 2.5. 
Development on gui_thread has stopped in favor of ipython's threading 

Robert Kern
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