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Old 04-25-2005, 01:24 PM   #1
chalewa4bambu
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Bit Torrent and Python 2.4


So i have been trying to install Bit torrent for a while on my fresh mandrake 10.1 system and i cannot get it for the life of me.

I have tried a couple of different clients and same thing occurs, packages and source.
When i try to run the setup file for bit torrent 4 this is the error message that i get. So ifgured that i probably needed some type of development package for python, but i cannot find a python2.4-dev package for mandrake anywhere

Code:
[chalewa4bambu@localhost BitTorrent-4.0.1]$ python setup.py install
Traceback (most recent call last):
  File "setup.py", line 17, in ?
    from distutils.core import setup, Extension
ImportError: No module named distutils.core

If anyone has any insight into what i might be able to do to remedy this problem, it would be greatly appreciated.
 
Old 04-25-2005, 01:37 PM   #2
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Yeah you need the python-devel package. I don't know how you Mandrake(Mandriva) users get packages so I'm not much help here.
 
Old 04-25-2005, 03:21 PM   #3
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Yea i feel like i am going to have to go out and find a client based on QT or something cuz i cannot find that package anywhere
 
  


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