[vtkusers] vtk python

Charl P. Botha c.p.botha at its.tudelft.nl
Wed Apr 9 08:09:41 EDT 2003

On Wed, 2003-04-09 at 13:46, Edward Hartley wrote:
> I've built VTK with the Python wrapper enabled
> the build proceeds satisfactorily.
> I've installed the vtk wrappers in my site-packages directory
> and the VTK4.2.1 directory is in my PYTHONPATH
> However
> python
>  >>>import vtk
> produces
> Import Error /usr/local/packages/VTK4.2.1/bin/libvtkComon.so:
> undefined symbol: __tiostream
> I built with CMAKE linker flag -L/usr/lib -llibstdc++-3-libc6.
> which nm shows has this symbol

Why did you explicitly add this library?  It should not be necessary if
you build with g++?

Did you build with VTK_USE_ANSI_STDLIB_DEFAULT on or off?  On your
setup, it should probably be on.

charl p. botha http://cpbotha.net/ http://visualisation.tudelft.nl/

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