[Python-modules-team] Bug#497786: python-numpy: import numpy fails for python 2.5

Ondrej Certik ondrej at certik.cz
Thu Sep 4 20:06:20 UTC 2008

On Thu, Sep 4, 2008 at 9:42 PM, Kumar Appaiah <akumar at debian.org> wrote:
> On Thu, Sep 04, 2008 at 10:16:43PM +0300, Juha Jäykkä wrote:
>> Oh! I neglected to be specific: numpy was installed *after* the upgrade to
>> lenny. It really looks like numpy != lenny's current version creates some
>> symlink, directory or file, which is required and which is not deleted on up-
>> or downgrade.
>> So, I went and purged numpy: still cannot reproduce it any more.
>> > Please tell me if I can do anything else to help spot the
>> > bug. Otherwise, I think it would be best to close this bug and reopen
>> > it the next time you spot it.
>> I think this is ok. I can always work around it now that I know how and if it
>> is very limited in scope, it's better to reopen when its scope increases.
> Well, I am closing this bug. But please do reopen the bug the moment
> ou spot it again, so that we can work on preventing others from facing
> the problem you faced.
> Thanks a lot for the report and updates!

Thanks Kumar for handling it!


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