[Pythonmac-SIG] How to install packages?

Robin Dunn robin at alldunn.com
Wed Mar 24 16:08:06 EST 2004

pythonmac at gisborne.emailuser.net wrote:
> Panther. Latest update.
> Installed MacPython extensions for Panther.
> Installed wxPython for Panther.
> Go to /Applications/wxPythonOSX-
> Open Demos. Double-click on arbitrary demo. See this:
> $ "/usr/local/bin/pythonw"   
> "/Applications/wxPythonOSX-"  && echo Exit  
> status: $? && exit 1
> Traceback (most recent call last):
>   File "/Applications/wxPythonOSX-", line 2, in  ?
> ImportError: No module named wxPython.wx
> Wonder about how to install packages on OS X.

I believe that wxPython was released before Panther was and it 
definitly should *not* be used with Panther.  The latest 2.4.x is and it had a pacakge built specifically for Panther by Kevin 
Ollivier which can be downloaded from here:


Robin Dunn
Software Craftsman
http://wxPython.org  Java give you jitters?  Relax with wxPython!

More information about the Pythonmac-SIG mailing list