Subject Re: [firebird-python] power console on my Lubuntu 11.10
Author Pavel Cisar
Dne 22.12.2011 11:22, mariuz napsal(a):
> sudo apt-get install python-pip
> sudo easy_install pwcfb
> error seems that firebird-2.5-dev headers are needed , so it needs the fbclient installed and the headers

Certainly. FDB uses Firebird client library, so it needs to be
installed. However, it doesn't need headers, just to be

> sudo easy_install pwcfb
> Searching for pwcfb
> Best match: pwcfb 0.9.2
> Processing pwcfb-0.9.2-py2.7.egg
> pwcfb 0.9.2 is already the active version in easy-install.pth
> Using /usr/local/lib/python2.7/dist-packages/pwcfb-0.9.2-py2.7.egg
> Processing dependencies for pwcfb
> Searching for PowerConsole
> Reading
> Reading
> Reading
> Reading
> Best match: PowerConsole 0.7.5
> Downloading
> Processing PowerConsole-0.7.5.tar.gz
> Running PowerConsole-0.7.5/ -q bdist_egg --dist-dir /tmp/easy_install-n8pIog/PowerConsole-0.7.5/egg-dist-tmp-RwFlVW
> warning: no files found matching 'README'
> warning: no previously-included files matching 'CVS' found anywhere in distribution
> error: Setup script exited with error: file '/tmp/easy_install-n8pIog/PowerConsole-0.7.5/ipwc' does not exist

For yet unknown reason, the setuptools (easy_install) doesn't recognize
or properly handle a symlinked ipwc script (it's a symlink to
when it's installed as dependency for other package. However, it
installs it just fine when executed directly, i.e.:

easy_install PowerConsole
easy_install pwcfb

best regards
Pavel Cisar