[Twisted-Python] Installing 2.5 from source on OS X fails...

David Reid dreid at dreid.org
Thu Feb 28 19:11:30 EST 2008

On Feb 28, 2008, at 3:19 PM, Nathan wrote:

> On Thu, Feb 28, 2008 at 3:07 PM, David Reid <dreid at dreid.org> wrote:
>> On Feb 28, 2008, at 12:48 PM, Nathan wrote:
>>> My project teammate has a nearly identical MacBook Pro as mine  
>>> (we're
>>> both running Leopard 10.5.2), but installing from Twisted 2.5.0 from
>>> source (sudo python setup.py install) succeeds on my machine,  
>>> while on
>>> his machine it complains about a missing Python.h file.  Does anyone
>>> know what package provides that Python.h file?  Is it one of the
>>> packages on the Leopard DVD?
>> Developer Tools.

Sorry I thought I made this clear, Python.h is shipped with the Apple  
Developer Tools.  (i.e. Install XCode)

>> There are binary packages available: http://twistedmatrix.com/trac/wiki/Packages#Leopard
> Yes, I should have mentioned that I found a binary package for him and
> installed it.  Nevertheless, I really would like to know why it didn't
> work, as I don't want to depend on someone else to package it for me.
> Sometimes it's nice to be able to use the latest version in the
> trunk...
> ~ Nathan
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