wxPython import error...

Chris Mellon arkanes at gmail.com
Tue Mar 6 17:06:00 CET 2007

On 4 Mar 2007 16:42:07 -0800, king kikapu <aboudouvas at panafonet.gr> wrote:
> Hi,
> i am just completed installing Python/Pydev/Eclipse/wxPython on an
> Ubuntu system and all are running fine except program that contains
> references to wx
> It gives me:
> ImportError: /usr/lib/python2.4/site-packages/wx-2.8-gtk2-unicode/wx/
> _core_.so: undefined symbol: PyUnicodeUCS4_FromEncodedObject
> I installed the wx packages the way the wx web site says, especially
> for Ubuntu.
> Can anyone help with this as i have been searching the net for this
> with no luck...
> Thanks for any help
> --

This looks like you somehow installed the Redhat packages instead -
Redhat builds their Python with UCS4, everyone else uses UCS2. Did you
download the RPMs and convet them rather than adding the wxCommunity
repo to your sources.lst?

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