[Biopython-dev] Fwd: [biopython] Fix Biopython installation with pip (#172)

Kai Blin kai.blin at biotech.uni-tuebingen.de
Mon Apr 15 15:33:02 UTC 2013

On 2013-04-15 15:02, Brad Chapman wrote:

Hi Brad,

> Thanks for testing this out. For your failures on 12.04 and 12.10:
> - What version of pip are you using? (pip --version)

12.04 has pip 1.1 installed, with python 2.7.
If I upgrade to current pip 1.3.1, the biopython install succeeds.

12.10 also ships with pip 1.1, so the same workaround applies.

> - Is it failing during the install process, or at some other point?

Oh, sorry. The pip install command returns 255 and prints the blurb 
about installing NumPy.


Dipl.-Inform. Kai Blin         kai.blin at biotech.uni-tuebingen.de
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