I did a fresh install on a new computer this week, and installed JDH's
Ubuntu packages from uchicago, and got the following error upon "from
pylab import *":
line 4, in ? from linalg import *
line 16, in ?
ImportError: liblapack.so.2: cannot open shared object file: No such
file or directory
I do, however, have liblapack.so.3 available in /usr/lib. I tried
uninstalling and installing python-matplotlib-jdh and python-scipy
(because that had solved a different installation problem before) in
different orders, but no luck. So, I symlinked liblapack.so.3 to
liblapack.so.2, and then had to do the same to:
And "from pylab import *" works fine, and plotting seems to work fine.
However, it seems like unless version three of these libraries are
100% compatible, that this is problematic.
This is on a fresh install, and I'm not smart enough to figure out
anything else substantive, but wanted to let Matplotlib