Error when trying to download Scrapy

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Error when trying to download Scrapy

Postby brandnew22 » Tue Aug 13, 2013 1:20 am

Trying to download Scrapy for Python. I get this error:

Downloading ... 18dac42236
Processing lxml-3.2.3.tar.gz
Running lxml-3.2.3/ -q bdist_egg --dist-dir /tmp/easy_install-rbld5V/lxml-3.2.3/egg-dist-tmp-F8R_lI
Building lxml version 3.2.3.
Building without Cython.
Using build configuration of libxslt 1.1.24
/System/Library/Frameworks/Python.framework/Versions/2.6/lib/python2.6/distutils/ UserWarning: Unknown distribution option: 'bugtrack_url'
warning: no files found matching '*.txt' under directory 'src/lxml/tests'
unable to execute gcc-4.2: No such file or directory
error: Setup script exited with error: command 'gcc-4.2' failed with exit status 1

I used sudo command and ran easy_install but no luck. Any help getting this downloaded will be much appreciated.
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Re: Error when trying to download Scrapy

Postby micseydel » Tue Aug 13, 2013 2:43 am

It looks like you don't have gcc installed. In OS X I believe that means installing the big old Xcode package.
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