[GRASS-dev] ctypesgen issue???

Glynn Clements glynn at gclements.plus.com
Wed May 19 15:20:51 EDT 2010

Michael Barton wrote:

> I compiled OS X binaries for 6.5 and for 7 with the new ctypesgen
> replacement for SWIG.
> One person has tried the GRASS 7 AFAIK and it failed to open. I posted
> the error to the dev list a couple days back. I've had no replies but am
> wondering if either 1) the user needs to have ctypesgen installed too or
> 2) I bundle it with the binary?

The wrappers which ctypesgen generates are self-contained; ctypesgen
doesn't need to be installed in order to use them. However, if you're
using Python 2.4, you'll need to install the ctypes package; it became
part of the standard library in 2.5.

Glynn Clements <glynn at gclements.plus.com>

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