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From: Joerg Walter (jhr.walter_at_[hidden])
Date: 2002-09-30 16:06:59

----- Original Message -----
From: "David Abrahams" <dave_at_[hidden]>
To: "Boost mailing list" <boost_at_[hidden]>
Cc: "Joerg Walter" <jrh.walter_at_[hidden]>
Sent: Monday, September 30, 2002 5:57 PM
Subject: Re: [boost] Re: Re: Possible emergency: boost/numeric

> Argh!
> The problem was that I installed the Numerical Python package, which puts
> directory called "Numeric" in the Python #include directory.

They occupy a C++ namespace ;-)

> On a regular
> windows filesystem, that's the same as "numeric". When building
> Boost.Python, of course I need to have the Python #include directory in my
> path.
> <boost/numeric> is exonerated.

Yes, but everybody does numeric(s).

> My installation of Numerical Python just happened to coincide with the
> ublas checkin.
> Sorry to everyone, especially Joerg, for wasting bandwidth without enough
> investigation.

Nobody else realized that :-)



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