Bug 849713

Summary: numpy: failed import of distutils.command.install_clib
Product: [Fedora] Fedora Reporter: Jerry James <loganjerry>
Component: numpyAssignee: Gwyn Ciesla <limburgher>
Status: CLOSED ERRATA QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance <extras-qa>
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Version: rawhideCC: dan, jspaleta, limburgher, orion, rdieter, sochotni, tomspur
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Last Closed: 2012-09-17 19:31:54 EDT Type: Bug
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Description Jerry James 2012-08-20 12:44:04 EDT
Description of problem:
In Rawhide and F-18:

$ python3
Python 3.3.0b2 (default, Aug 14 2012, 01:22:06) 
[GCC 4.7.1 20120813 (Red Hat 4.7.1-7)] on linux
Type "help", "copyright", "credits" or "license" for more information.
>>> from numpy.distutils.core import setup
Traceback (most recent call last):
  File "<stdin>", line 1, in <module>
  File "/usr/lib/python3.3/site-packages/numpy/distutils/core.py", line 25, in <module>
    from numpy.distutils.command import config, config_compiler, \
  File "/usr/lib/python3.3/site-packages/numpy/distutils/command/__init__.py", line 17, in <module>
ImportError: No module named 'distutils.command.install_clib'

This problem is preventing scipy from being rebuilt for Python 3.3, which is in turn preventing me from rebuilding my package, python-cvxopt, for Python 3.3.

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How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Follow the steps shown above, or try to build scipy
Actual results:
Failed import.

Expected results:
Successful compilation of scipy, or import of the numpy package.

Additional info:
Comment 2 Dan Horák 2012-08-22 07:08:58 EDT
Created attachment 606197 [details]
proposed fix
Comment 3 Fedora Update System 2012-08-22 11:19:32 EDT
numpy-1.6.2-6.fc18 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 18.
Comment 4 Jerry James 2012-08-22 19:08:12 EDT
Thanks a lot, Dan.
Comment 5 Fedora Update System 2012-08-23 00:35:02 EDT
Package numpy-1.6.2-6.fc18:
* should fix your issue,
* was pushed to the Fedora 18 testing repository,
* should be available at your local mirror within two days.
Update it with:
# su -c 'yum update --enablerepo=updates-testing numpy-1.6.2-6.fc18'
as soon as you are able to.
Please go to the following url:
then log in and leave karma (feedback).
Comment 6 Fedora Update System 2012-09-17 19:31:54 EDT
numpy-1.6.2-6.fc18 has been pushed to the Fedora 18 stable repository.  If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.