Noob Question

Felipe Bastos Nunes felipe.bastosn at
Tue Apr 19 16:05:40 EDT 2011

Yes, Dan is right, it looked for the sources, and you have only binaries on
your system. Look in your distribution repositories for the *-devel or alike
for the 5 that failed and try again.

2011/4/19 Dan Stromberg <drsalists at>

> On Tue, Apr 19, 2011 at 7:55 AM, Rob McGillivray
> <robm at> wrote:
> > Hi All,
> >
> > I'm new to Python, and trying to get python 3.2 installed on Centos 5.6.
> When I run 'make test', I receive several errors. The readme states that you
> can generally ignore messages about skipped tests, but as you can see below,
> some of the tests failed and a number were 'unexpected skips', so I'm not
> sure if I can go ahead with the install or need to perform further
> troubleshooting.
> I'm guessing you need to install development versions of the various
> libraries on which these modules depend.  If they aren't detected
> during  configure, they probably won't be built.
> --

Felipe Bastos Nunes
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