[vtkusers] Problems with RedHat 7.3 and python

Prabhu Ramachandran prabhu at aero.iitm.ernet.in
Thu Sep 26 13:16:18 EDT 2002

>>>>> "CP" == Christian Pfaffel <flash at itp.tu-graz.ac.at> writes:

    CP> It fails with: ...  Traceback (most recent call last): File
    CP> "<stdin>", line 21, in ?  ValueError: method requires a VTK
    CP> object

This happens because you have two copies of the VTK Python modules in
your system.  To get around it delete the libraries in your build
directory.  So lets say you have your libraries installed in
/usr/local/lib/ and the libraries were built in $HOME/VTK/lib.  Then
simply delete the *.so files in $HOME/VTK/lib and you should be all

Please let us know if this works.


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