When I try to run (virtualenv-1.0)
python virtualenv.py ~/localpy
New python executable in /home/me/localpy/bin/python
Complete output from command /home/me/localpy/bin/python -c "#!
error: can't create or remove files in install directory
The following error occurred while trying to add or remove files in
[Errno 13] Permission denied: '/usr/local/lib/python2.4/site-
The installation directory you specified (via --install-dir, --prefix,
the distutils default setting) was:
Perhaps your account does not have write access to this directory? If
installation directory is a system-owned directory, you may need to
as the administrator or "root" account. If you do not have
access to this machine, you may wish to choose a different
directory, preferably one that is listed in your PYTHONPATH
For information on other options, you may wish to consult the
Please make the appropriate changes for your system and try again.
Traceback (most recent call last):
File "virtualenv.py", line 827, in ?
File "virtualenv.py", line 337, in main
File "virtualenv.py", line 536, in create_environment
File "virtualenv.py", line 260, in install_setuptools
File "virtualenv.py", line 396, in call_subprocess
OSError: Command /home/me/localpy/bin/python -c "#!python
" support-files/setuptools-0.6c7-py2.4.egg failed with error code 1
Any suggestions what might be going on. I tried verbose output, but
didn't get any more information.
I have no PYTHONPATH set and have no ~/.pydisutils.cfg