Python clang: error: unknown argument

March 18, 2014
Python pip

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Are you on OS X Maverics and finding all of a sudden you cannot pip install some of your favorite packages? See Apples change log. Xcode 5.1 now ships with a compiler that treats unknown passed parameters as errors. I spent half a day trying to install fabric until I discovered this. A workaround here:



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