i have to install mysqldb module of python in my centos server. i have 2 versions of python
1. 2.4.3 the default one 2. 2.6 which i installed
i want to install mysqldb module for 2.6 version of the python. i installed it from here but when i am on the line
python2.6 setup.py install
Traceback (most recent call last): File "setup.py", line 5, in <module> from setuptools import setup, Extension ImportError: No module named setuptools
so i went for installing setup tools from here.using the command
because i installed 2.6 python so i installed this rpm. but when i execute this command it says
Traceback (most recent call last): File "<string>", line 1, in <module> zipimport.ZipImportError: can't decompress data; zlib not available
but when i did locate command i do find the package and rpm installed for zlib.
/usr/share/doc/zlib-1.2.3 /usr/share/doc/zlib-1.2.3/README /var/cache/yum/base/packages/zlib-devel-1.2.3-4.el5.x86_64.rpm
can any one please help me in this. I exactly want to install mysqldb module for python 2.6 i installed on my
directory. I searched net and tried everything. i also installed all
readline-devel sqlite-devel zlib-devel openssl-devel
and tried again but no success. Now on every try it says that zlib installed nothing to do.(when i try it from yum).
any help or idea will be highly appreciated.