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Python-based extensions with official Inkscape package for Mac OS X

I did revert your 'tips' you had added to Tips_For_Python_Script_Extensions because installing the basic requirement (lxml module) as user outside the application bundle is not the recommended way to address any such failures:

If extensions fail to execute with the official package (i.e. cannot find or load the bundled python modules), this is a bug and should be reported in the bug tracker. Note: Issues on Snow Leopard and Lion have been filed already [1]. Extensions do work out-of-the-box with Inkscape 0.48.2 on Snow Leopard, and will do with the next bug fix release ( on Lion, too. The workaround to use Python extensions with Inkscape 0.48.2 on Lion is inserting a single line of code into a launcher shell script inside the application bundle - there is no need to install lxml as user via command line, nor to do any other changes to the system outside of

[1] Python-based extensions failing on

[2] Detailed instructions to work around the issue on Lion (until we have a precompiled package of Inkscape available for download): Question #194132

--~suv 06:59, 18 May 2012 (UTC)