Allright thanks. In Linux, i can compile the new
> matplotlib with gcc 3.3. I notice the same problem
> with fontTools. This time i do have a FontTools.pth in
> my source directory, but it isn't copied to
> /whatever/python2.3/site-packages when i run python
> setup.py install.
Just copy the file to site-packages. This problem is fixed in CVS but
with Paul's new font finder hopefully it will soon be a non-issue.
> Now it doesn't find _backend_agg. Sorry to be bugging
> you with all these minor annoyances.
No problem - I want to fix these problems as soon as possible so keep
Did you edit setup.py? You need to set the flags BUILD_AGG and
BUILD_FONTTOOLS. If this doesn't do it for you, please post compile
errors or tracebacks.
> Also i notice the 'afm' problem i reported earlier with
> the PS backend hasn't been fixed. Did you receive my
> little fix?
Thanks for the reminder - it had slipped too low in the pile and I
forgot about it. It's in now.