When pylab tries to call numerix\__init__.py it is trying
> to figure out whether to call numpy, numeric, or numarray.
> Since it defaults to numeric I've tried to change the
> default to numpy, and that returned no luck.
Find your matplotlib rc file -- it is probably in the folder
C:\Documents and Settings\yourname\.matplotlib
and edit it to change the "numerix setting" to "numpy". Eg,
numerix : numpy # numpy, Numeric or numarray