[Tkinter-discuss] Python with Snack

John McMonagle jmcmonagle at velseis.com.au
Fri Dec 4 02:24:43 CET 2009

chachachacha wrote:
> Hi everyone,
> I have been trying to install the Snack library (so I can run it with Python
> 2.5.4).  I have Windows Vista and have been trying to install through the
> command line.  I have downloaded the source release for Snack Version 2.2.10
> from the page http://www.speech.kth.se/snack/download.html
> The downloaded folder is on my desktop in a folder called snack.  Through
> the command line, I tried to install the program:
> C:\Users\user\Desktop\snack\python\setup.py install
> It returns with:
> running install
> running build
> running build_py
> file tkSnack.py (for module tkSnack) not found
> file tkSnack.py (for module tkSnack) not found
> running install_lib
> warning: install_lib: 'build\lib' does not exist --no Python modules to
> install
> running install_egg_info
> Writing C:\Python25\Lib\site-packages\tkSnack-2.2.10-py2.5.egg-info
> I've also just tried to do:
> C:\Users\user\Desktop\snack\python\python.py install
> This didn't work either
> I am very inexperienced in programming but am very eager to learn.  I know
> this is something really simple but it would be great if someone could point
> out what I am doing wrong.
> Thanks!
> -Al

Although I'm not on windows, it seems to me that you are in the wrong
folder when you try to run setup.py.  Try changing to the appropriate
folder first:

cd C:\Users\user\Desktop\snack\python
setup.py install



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