[CIG-MC] an error occured when I was installing CitcomS

Eh Tan tan2 at geodynamics.org
Mon Jul 19 21:49:44 PDT 2010

Hi Yangting,

Here is the relevant lines from your config.log:

configure:5196: downloading missing Python dependencies
configure:5199: /usr/bin/python setup.py install_deps -f 
/home/heaventian/CitcomS-3.1.1/deps -zmxd 
/home/heaventian/CitcomS-3.1.1/deps >&5 2>&5
Scanning http://cheeseshop.python.org/packages/any/m/merlin/
Traceback (most recent call last):
File "setup.py", line 3, in ?
File "/home/heaventian/CitcomS-3.1.1/archimedes/__init__.py", line 56, 
in use_merlin
File "/home/heaventian/CitcomS-3.1.1/archimedes/__init__.py", line 44, 
in bootstrap
egg = download_merlin(package_index, to_dir, download_delay)
File "/home/heaventian/CitcomS-3.1.1/archimedes/__init__.py", line 119, 
in download_merlin
src = urllib2.urlopen(package_index)
File "/usr/lib64/python2.4/urllib2.py", line 130, in urlopen
return _opener.open(url, data)
File "/usr/lib64/python2.4/urllib2.py", line 358, in open
response = self._open(req, data)
File "/usr/lib64/python2.4/urllib2.py", line 376, in _open
'_open', req)
File "/usr/lib64/python2.4/urllib2.py", line 337, in _call_chain
result = func(*args)
File "/usr/lib64/python2.4/urllib2.py", line 1032, in http_open
return self.do_open(httplib.HTTPConnection, req)
File "/usr/lib64/python2.4/urllib2.py", line 1006, in do_open
raise URLError(err)
urllib2.URLError: <urlopen error (-3, 'Temporary failure in name 

The last line, "failure in name resolution", indicates that there is a 
network problem. Possibly, either the server was down temporarily or 
your network is not connected. Please check your network connection and 
check whether you can access this url from browser:


On 7/20/10 12:37 PM, heaventi at mail.ustc.edu.cn wrote:
> Hi,
>    Mine is a 64-bit machine.and the python version is 2.4.3.
>    When I installed Citcoms,an error happened at this step: "Type ./configure to configure the package for your system".
> below is the error information printed on my terminal,and the config.log is presented as an attachment.
> checking for Python.h... yes
> configure: downloading missing Python dependencies
> configure: error: cannot download missing Python dependencies
> See `config.log' for more details.
> Would you please help me check what the error is and how I should get throught it?
> Thank you very much!
> Sincerely
> yangting
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