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Old 10-26-2004, 12:20 AM   #1
Multra
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Installing Python on suse 9.1


I am trying to install python on my suse box but I dont think im doing it correctly. ./configure and make and make install seem to work fine but how do i finish the installtion off? Am i supposed to use the Install command with a certain switch? Thanks in advance
 
Old 10-26-2004, 10:02 AM   #2
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Hello there, this may not be very helpful, but I used to use SuSE, when I upgraded to 9.1 installed python but it did not work properly. I am thinking that maybe it's suse 9.1 that does not work with python, but that's just me. My solution? changed to gentoo
 
Old 10-26-2004, 01:57 PM   #3
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no it aught to work if the python command is on your path
try
which python
if it return a path you should be good to go
/usr/local/bin would be the default
i don't even thing python really has anything other than optional dependancies ?????
you can try the configure switch
--enable-shared
and see if that helps
otherwise just figure python needs to be patched to work on your settup and get a python binary instead
ftp://rpmfind.net/linux/SuSE-Linux/i....3-85.i586.rpm
 
  


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