> I am unable to install docutils on Debian because setup.py install is looking
> for a Makefile in /usr/lib/Python 2.3/config/ to obtain values for exec prefix
> and prefix. There is no config directory in my Python installation.
> How do I get past this?
By installing the python-dev package. In a root shell:
# apt-get install python-dev
It will install python2.3-dev, too.
Nicola Larosa - nico@...
Q: Should I dislike Python's significant whitespace?
A: No, you shouldn't. [...]
Q: But it's ugly and wrong.
A: No, it's not. It's beautiful and right.
-- Jarno Virtanen in his weblog, February 2005