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Re: Python error during "configure": no module named "distutils"

From: Julian Foad <julianfoad_at_btopenworld.com>
Date: 2005-09-04 14:13:12 CEST

Max Bowsher wrote:
> Julian Foad wrote:
>> checking for Python includes... Traceback (most recent call last):
>> File "/home/julianfoad/src/subversion/build/get-py-info.py", line
>> 12, in ?
>> from distutils import sysconfig
>> ImportError: No module named distutils
> # yast -i python-devel

So, installing python-devel solves the problem for me ... but what is the
proper solution that will avoid other people running into the same situation?
Is this devel package needed only if I want to install the Subversion Python
bindings? Should "configure" report a cleaner warning or error, or should it
not perform this check unless I have indicated I want to build the bindings, or

- Julian

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Received on Sun Sep 4 14:14:07 2005

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