Re: Help needed installing easy_install and lxml2

Discussion in 'Python' started by Stefan Behnel, Aug 16, 2012.

  1. Ian, 15.08.2012 21:39:
    > On a reasonably fresh (3 day old) install of 64 bit windows 7, I have
    > installed the 64 bit Python 2.7.3 from http://www.python.org/download/
    >
    > Then I installed the 64 bit version of easy_install using
    > http://pypi.python.org/pypi/setuptools
    >
    > And then install lxml 2.3.5, for which I use the instructions at
    > http://lxml.de/installation.html#installation
    >
    > This ends with:
    > Processing lxml-2.3.5.tgz
    > Running lxml-2.3.5\setup.py -q bdist_egg --dist-dir
    > c:\users\ian\appdata\local\temp\easy_install-9__rq7\lxml-2.3.5\egg-dist-tmp-uj_v_2
    >
    > Building lxml version 2.3.5.
    > Building without Cython.
    > ERROR: 'xslt-config' is not recognized as an internal or external command,
    > operable program or batch file.
    >
    > ** make sure the development packages of libxml2 and libxslt are installed **
    >
    > Using build configuration of libxslt
    > error: Setup script exited with error: Unable to find vcvarsall.bat
    >
    > C:\Users\ian>
    >
    > Now what? I thought I was installing the binary package do I would not need
    > any development versions.
    >
    > What do these errors mean, and how can I overcome them?


    http://lxml.de/FAQ.html#where-are-the-binary-builds

    Stefan
    Stefan Behnel, Aug 16, 2012
    #1
    1. Advertising

Want to reply to this thread or ask your own question?

It takes just 2 minutes to sign up (and it's free!). Just click the sign up button to choose a username and then you can ask your own questions on the forum.
Similar Threads
  1. TiNo
    Replies:
    0
    Views:
    475
  2. Giampaolo Rodola'

    pypi and easy_install

    Giampaolo Rodola', Dec 20, 2007, in forum: Python
    Replies:
    4
    Views:
    433
    Giampaolo Rodola'
    Dec 20, 2007
  3. Diez B. Roggisch
    Replies:
    1
    Views:
    411
    Diez B. Roggisch
    Apr 18, 2008
  4. John Nagle
    Replies:
    1
    Views:
    355
    Stefan Behnel
    Apr 18, 2008
  5. Ian
    Replies:
    0
    Views:
    128
Loading...

Share This Page