On Wednesday, October 26, 2011, Ignas Anikevicius <anikevicius@gmail.com> wrote:
> On 26/10/11 22:31, Ignas Anikevicius wrote:
>> ----
>> Traceback (most recent call last):
>> File "make.py", line 223, in <module>
>> func()
>> File "make.py", line 191, in all
>> html()
>> File "make.py", line 136, in html
>> copy_if_out_of_date('../lib/matplotlib/mpl-data/matplotlibrc',
>> '_static/matplotlibrc')
>> File "make.py", line 111, in copy_if_out_of_date
>> shutil.copyfile(original, derived)
>> File "/usr/lib64/python2.7/shutil.py", line 81, in copyfile
>> with open(src, 'rb') as fsrc:
>> IOError: [Errno 2] No such file or directory:
>> '../lib/matplotlib/mpl-data/matplotlibrc'
>> ----
>
> Sorry to have caused noise. Actually there were problems with building
> examples and documentation, which were giving out different errors.
> The above is with documentation and example building enabled, the
> above is with docs disabled, but examples enabled:
>
> ----
> copying build-2.7/lib.linux-x86_64-2.7/matplotlib/mpl-data/lineprops.glade -> /var/tmp/portage/dev-python/matplotlib-9999/temp/images/2.7/usr/lib64/python2.7/site-packages/matplotlib/mpl-data
> copying build-2.7/lib.linux-x86_64-2.7/pylab.py -> /var/tmp/portage/dev-python/matplotlib-9999/temp/images/2.7/usr/lib64/python2.7/site-packages
> warning: install_lib: byte-compiling is disabled, skipping.
>
> running install_egg_info
> Writing /var/tmp/portage/dev-python/matplotlib-9999/temp/images/2.7/usr/lib64/python2.7/site-packages/matplotlib-1.2.x-py2.7.egg-info
> cp: omitting directory `examples/sample_data/lib/mpl_examples'
> cp: omitting directory `examples/sample_data/doc/mpl_toolkits/axes_grid/examples'
> cp: omitting directory `examples/sample_data/doc/mpl_examples'
> doins failed
> ----
>
> Though I am still interested whether there is an issue with my system
> setup, or are there any other problems?
>
> Cheers,
> Ignas A.
>

I think there is a separate zip for the mpl-data, which are needed for the examples.  Grab that from sourceforge, or grab the entire source tree from github.

Ben Root