From: Gary Ruben <gruben@bi...>  20100128 10:00:22

I just installed the latest EPD 6.0.2 Python 2.6based distribution in WinXP. The mpl version is 0.99.1.1 and I installed basemap using the basemap0.99.4.win32py2.6.exe binary installer. I'm getting this traceback. Any ideas? Gary  In [1]: from mpl_toolkits.basemap import Basemap  ValueError Traceback (most recent call last) C:\PYTHON26\<ipython console> in <module>() C:\Python26\lib\sitepackages\mpl_toolkits\basemap\__init__.py in <module>() 36 from matplotlib.lines import Line2D 37 from matplotlib.transforms import Bbox > 38 import pyproj, sys, os, math, dbflib 39 from proj import Proj 40 import numpy as np C:\Python26\lib\sitepackages\mpl_toolkits\basemap\pyproj.py in <module>() 46 CONNECTION WITH THE USE OR PERFORMANCE OF THIS SOFTWARE. """ 47 > 48 from _proj import Proj as _Proj 49 from _geod import Geod as _Geod 50 from _proj import _transform C:\PYTHON26\c_numpy.pxd in _proj (src/_proj.c:3234)() ValueError: numpy.dtype does not appear to be the correct type object 