[Yum-devel] recompiling yum with new openssl

Seth Vidal skvidal at fedoraproject.org
Mon Jan 4 15:57:11 UTC 2010

On Thu, 24 Dec 2009, Gellatly, Anna wrote:

> I have finally got the same version of python compiled and packaged as
> an rpm.
> When I install it over the same path structure of the old python I get
> this ...
> Do you have any suggestions to get yum functioning with this newly
> compiled - same versioned - python?
> [root at anna-vm2 tmp]# yum install perl-Event
> Could not find platform independent libraries <prefix>
> Could not find platform dependent libraries <exec_prefix>
> Consider setting $PYTHONHOME to <prefix>[:<exec_prefix>]
> 'import site' failed; use -v for traceback
> There was a problem importing one of the Python modules
> required to run yum. The error leading to this problem was:
>   No module named yum
> Please install a package which provides this module, or
> verify that the module is installed correctly.

Sure looks like it is not built the same way. What's the PYTHONPATH end up 
looking like inside python?( sys.path)


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