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Problem installing SimpleCV on OS X 10.6.8

asked 2012-12-06 17:23:03 -0500

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I've I think I've installed all of the necessary software to run SimplyCv.

But attempting to start it from the command line I get a long line of errors that I do not know what to make of. (See below)

Could somebody point me in the direction of what went wrong in the installation process.

I use a macbook pro running 10.6.8.



Error Messages

Traceback (most recent call last): File "/usr/local/bin/simplecv", line 8, in <module> loadentrypoint('SimpleCV==1.3', 'consolescripts', 'simplecv')() File "/System/Library/Frameworks/Python.framework/Versions/2.6/Extras/lib/python/", line 271, in loadentrypoint return getdistribution(dist).loadentrypoint(group, name) File "/System/Library/Frameworks/Python.framework/Versions/2.6/Extras/lib/python/", line 2174, in loadentrypoint return ep.load() File "/System/Library/Frameworks/Python.framework/Versions/2.6/Extras/lib/python/", line 1907, in load entry = import(self.modulename, globals(),globals(), ['name']) File "/Library/Python/2.6/site-packages/SimpleCV/", line 3, in <module> from SimpleCV.base import * File "/Library/Python/2.6/site-packages/SimpleCV/", line 22, in <module> import scipy.ndimage as ndimage File "/Library/Python/2.6/site-packages/scipy-0.12.0.devddd617d20120920-py2.7-macosx-10.8-x8664.egg/scipy/", line 64, in <module> from numpy import showconfig as shownumpyconfig File "/Library/Python/2.6/site-packages/numpy-1.8.0.dev9597b1f20120920-py2.7-macosx-10.8-x8664.egg/numpy/", line 137, in <module> import addnewdocs File "/Library/Python/2.6/site-packages/numpy-1.8.0.dev9597b1f20120920-py2.7-macosx-10.8-x8664.egg/numpy/", line 9, in <module> from numpy.lib import addnewdoc File "/Library/Python/2.6/site-packages/numpy-1.8.0.dev9597b1f20120920-py2.7-macosx-10.8-x8664.egg/numpy/lib/", line 4, in <module> from typecheck import * File "/Library/Python/2.6/site-packages/numpy-1.8.0.dev9597b1f20120920-py2.7-macosx-10.8-x8664.egg/numpy/lib/", line 8, in <module> import numpy.core.numeric as _nx File "/Library/Python/2.6/site-packages/numpy-1.8.0.dev9597b1f20120920-py2.7-macosx-10.8-x8664.egg/numpy/core/", line 5, in <module> import multiarray ImportError: dlopen(/Library/Python/2.6/site-packages/numpy-1.8.0.dev9597b1f20120920-py2.7-macosx-10.8-x8664.egg/numpy/core/, 2): Symbol not found: _PyCapsuleImport Referenced from: /Library/Python/2.6/site-packages/numpy-1.8.0.dev9597b1f20120920-py2.7-macosx-10.8-x8664.egg/numpy/core/ Expected in: flat namespace in /Library/Python/2.6/site-packages/numpy-1.8.0.dev9597b1f20120920-py2.7-macosx-10.8-x8664.egg/numpy/core/

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answered 2012-12-07 09:43:58 -0500

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Snow Leopard installs are usually pretty easy. Did you install from source or superpack? Is that the full error message? What happens if you do an easy_install numpy?

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