changeset 973:44f0a5053a4e

Removed ConfigObj installation instructions.
author Martin Geisler <mg@daimi.au.dk>
date Wed, 08 Oct 2008 21:11:40 +0200
parents dda8de7d13a2
children 37f9eed3e51f
files doc/install.txt
diffstat 1 files changed, 11 insertions(+), 26 deletions(-) [+]
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--- a/doc/install.txt	Wed Oct 08 21:07:42 2008 +0200
+++ b/doc/install.txt	Wed Oct 08 21:11:40 2008 +0200
@@ -6,14 +6,13 @@
 
 VIFF is written in Python and uses the Twisted framework for
 asynchronous communication, (optionally) OpenSSL and PyOpenSSL for
-secure communication, ConfigObj for configuration files, and GMPY for
-fast bignum arithmetic. You can find these components here:
+secure communication, and GMPY for fast bignum arithmetic. You can
+find these components here:
 
 :Python:         http://python.org/
 :Twisted:        http://twistedmatrix.com/
 :OpenSSL:        http://www.openssl.org/
 :PyOpenSSL:      http://pyopenssl.sourceforge.net/
-:ConfigObj:      http://voidspace.org.uk/python/configobj.html
 :GMPY:           http://code.google.com/p/gmpy/
 
 VIFF has been successfully tested with the following versions:
@@ -22,7 +21,6 @@
 :Twisted:        2.5 to 8.1.0
 :OpenSSL:        0.9.8g
 :PyOpenSSL:      0.7
-:ConfigObj:      4.4.0
 :GMPY:           1.0alpha to 1.0.2
 
 Please `report back`_ if you find that VIFF works with other versions
@@ -49,27 +47,21 @@
 
 3) Download and install Twisted_.
 
-4) Download ConfigObj_ and enter::
-
-      python setup.py install
-
-   from the folder where you unzipped the files.
-
-5) Download and install GMPY_. If you are using Vista, right-click on
+4) Download and install GMPY_. If you are using Vista, right-click on
    the installer and choose the option to run as administrator.
 
-6) Download and execute an `OpenSSL Win32 Installer`_. Problems have
+5) Download and execute an `OpenSSL Win32 Installer`_. Problems have
    been reported when using the latest release, 0.9.8h, so currently
    0.9.8g is recommended.
 
-7) Download and install PyOpenSSL_. Again, run the installer as
+6) Download and install PyOpenSSL_. Again, run the installer as
    administrator if you are using Vista.
 
-8) Download and install VIFF_. Note that if you are using the
+7) Download and install VIFF_. Note that if you are using the
    installer on Vista, you will again need to run it as an
    administrator.
 
-9) Proceed to `testing`_.
+8) Proceed to `testing`_.
 
 
 Mac OS X
@@ -90,23 +82,17 @@
 
 3) Optionally: download PyOpenSSL_ and tell us if it works!
 
-4) Download ConfigObj_ and enter::
-
-      python setup.py install
-
-   from the folder where you unzipped the files.
-
-5) Download and install GMPY_ following the instructions in
+4) Download and install GMPY_ following the instructions in
    ``gmpy-1.02.macosx.README.txt`` (under Downloads).
 
-6) Install VIFF from source (see below). If you prefer you can just
+5) Install VIFF from source (see below). If you prefer you can just
    install it in site-packages, it makes no difference. For
    developers, it is perhaps a better solution in to create a symbolic
    link from the site-packages directory to the VIFF Python files
    (``viff/viff/``), as otherwise you need to re-install VIFF each time
    the project is modified.
 
-7) Proceed to `testing`_.
+6) Proceed to `testing`_.
 
 
 GNU/Linux
@@ -125,7 +111,7 @@
   You can install all dependencies by the command::
 
      aptitude install python-twisted-core python-pyopenssl \
-                      python-configobj python-gmpy
+                      python-gmpy
 
   The backslash indicates that both lines should be typed as a single
   line in the terminal.
@@ -240,7 +226,6 @@
 .. _test VIFF: http://buildbot.viff.dk/
 .. _Python: http://python.org/
 .. _Twisted: http://twistedmatrix.com/
-.. _ConfigObj: http://voidspace.org.uk/python/configobj.html
 .. _GMPY: http://code.google.com/p/gmpy/
 .. _OpenSSL Win32 installer: http://www.slproweb.com/products/Win32OpenSSL.html
 .. _PyOpenSSL: http://pyopenssl.sourceforge.net/