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It seems that setup.py requires admin privileges to the install directory.
What am I doing wrongly? Is there a way to run it without setup.py? (Using Sugar-on-a-Stick spin of Fedora 16.)
[david1@brownsea ~]$ virtualenv pyCaveExplorer New python executable in pyCaveExplorer/bin/python Installing setuptools.............done. Installing pip...............done. [david1@brownsea ~]$ cd pyCaveExplorer/ [david1@brownsea pyCaveExplorer]$ python setup.py develop running develop error: can't create or remove files in install directory The following error occurred while trying to add or remove files in the installation directory: [Errno 13] Permission denied: '/usr/lib/python2.7/site-packages/test-easy-install-5825.write-test'
--dcorking 07:52, 6 July 2012 (EDT)