On 27/02/2012 03:29, Michael Wybrow wrote:
I have a copy of the Python-packages.dmg but this doesn't work
the python version in Lion (OS X 10.7.x) anyway. I believe that we
need to update the build script to package up a version of lxml and
numpy built specifically for Lion.
Numpy does not need to be included for Lion (nor for Snow Leopard): it
already comes with the system python version .
(See also 'Note III' in
for the app created on Lion with the additional lxml module for Python
2.7 included, I did edit the launcher script 'Resources/bin/inkscape' to
allow the 64bit inkscape build on Lion to launch the default system
python (Python 2.7 64bit), instead of forcing it to fall back to Python
2.6 in 32bit as workaround to be able to use the modules from
To build the lxml module for Python 2.7, I did follow the instructions
and installed the module into a custom prefix (with static deps). AFAICT
this could easily be scripted and added to the packaging scripts.)
 Attached a small debug extension which I use to verify the paths
from which the modules lxml and numpy are loaded, as well as which
python version is launched.