[tahoe-dev] Build problems: using installed packages, and install failure
lloyd at randombit.net
Fri Jan 29 17:32:42 UTC 2010
A number of Tahoe's dependencies (including Twisted, Crypto++, etc)
are already installed on my system. But if I run
`python setup.py build`
I see things like:
Searching for Twisted>=2.4.0
Best match: Twisted 8.2.0
How do I tell Tahoe to use already installed versions where possible?
This is going to be essential for getting an tahoe-lafs ebuild into
Gentoo, I think.
Continuing on, I get this:
Checking .pth file support in support/lib/python2.6/site-packages
error: can't create or remove files in install directory
The following error occurred while trying to add or remove files in the
[Errno 2] No such file or directory: 'support/lib/python2.6/site-packages/test-easy-install-19886.pth'
The installation directory you specified (via --install-dir, --prefix, or
the distutils default setting) was:
I'm sure this is pilot error of some kind, but I don't see what I'm
This is darcs head.
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