I have done a bunch of upgrading (python, scipy, numpy,
> ipython, matlotlib, pyreadline, ctypes) and of course
> things are broken. Everything seems to be ok except for
> matplotlib. I think it is a backend problem, but I am
> nobody's expert on backends. I searched the archives for
> "gobject" but didn't see anything that I could use.
> Here's the versions (Win2k): python 2.4.3 scipy .4.9 numpy
> .9.8 ipython .7.2 matplotlib .87.3
This means you don't have pygtk properly installed and you have GTK*
as one of the backends. Check your matplotlibrc file and either set
the backend to something else (eg TkAgg) or install pygtk.
Charlie -- I thought we were setting the default backend to TkAgg for