python 2.7.x on MacOSX: failed dlopen() on .so's

Ned Deily nad at
Thu Nov 14 19:36:58 CET 2013

In article <1384442536.3496.532.camel at pdsdesk>,
 Paul Smith <paul at> wrote:
> By relocatable I mean "runnable from any location"; i.e., not fixed.  I
> have a wrapper around the Python executable that can compute the correct
> root directory and set any environment variables or add flags or
> whatever might be needed.

In that case, the installer may not be a good choice.  You should 
be to accomplish what you want by building your own Python.   You'll probably 
find you were getting tripped up by unnecessarily setting environment 
variables.  Good luck!

 Ned Deily,
 nad at

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