Installing numpy on 2.7 (OS X 10.7)

Benjamin Kaplan benjamin.kaplan at
Sun Aug 21 09:39:36 EDT 2011

On Sun, Aug 21, 2011 at 6:03 AM, jefflovejapan <jefflovejapan at> wrote:
> I'm following the instructions given <href="
> Installing_SciPy/Mac_OS_X">here</href>, but it isn't working.
> Specifically, I'm getting:
> Library/Frameworks/Python.framework/Versions/2.7/Resources/
> Contents/MacOS/Python: can't open file '': [Errno 2] No such
> file or directory
> even though I completed the two downloads from github successfully.
> Any ideas why this wouldn't be working, or any ideas where I can look
> for better instructions?
> --

As the error says, it can't find the file. My guess would be
you forgot to cd to the newly created directory. You have to "cd
numpy" (or cd scipy if you're trying to install that) first to get
into the directory with the install script.

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