Tkinter & Python 2.5 Problems on MAC OS 10.3.9

Kevin Walzer kw at kevin-walzer.com
Thu Nov 16 14:16:26 CET 2006


Thomas Ploch wrote:
> Hello folks,
> 
> Since this is my first post on the list, a brief introduction of myself.
> 
> My name is Thomas, I am 26 years old, I am a student of Computational
> Linguistics and I am a python user. :-)
> 
> Now my problem:
> 
> I have Tcl/Tk 8.4.4 installed:
> 
> iPimpG4:~ profipimp$ tclsh
> % info patchlevel
> 8.4.4
> %
> 
> But when I try to import Tkinter
> 
>>>> import Tkinter
> Traceback (most recent call last):
>   File "<stdin>", line 1, in <module>
>   File
> "/Library/Frameworks/Python.framework/Versions/2.5/lib/python2.5/lib-tk/Tkinter.py",
> line 38, in <module>
>     import _tkinter # If this fails your Python may not be configured
> for Tk
> ImportError: dlcompat: dyld:
> /Library/Frameworks/Python.framework/Versions/2.5/Resources/Python.app/Contents/MacOS/Python
> can't open library: /Library/Frameworks/Tk.framework/Versions/8.4/Tk 
> (No such file or directory, errno = 2)
> 
>>>>
> 
> ...this happens.
> 
> Why?
> 
> Tkinter worked perfectly with 2.3 and 2.4...
> 
> Cheers,
> Thomas

Where is your installation of Tcl/Tk? It sounds like Python can't find it.

Were you using the standard MacPython builds previously, or Unix-based
builds from Fink or DarwinPorts?

-- 
Kevin Walzer
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