FAQ: Microsoft Windows¶
The following Frequency Answer Questions are specific for the Microsoft Windows operating system.
I’m having trouble running
pyteston Windows from within the
It is recommended to run the
pytest-xdistversion which allows multi-threaded executions using
pytest -n 8for 8 threads, for example. See Installing Optional Packages for more information on installing
I have upgraded to Basilisk version 1.8.0 or newer and I’m following the revised build process. However, I’m seeing warnings in the terminal window saying I don’t have the correct python packages installed when I know that I do, and error messages about
You are likely installed
conanusing the binary download link from the conan web site. This installs a self-contained binary, including it’s own copy of Python. With 1.8.0 and higher it is recommended to avoid installing the conan binary and using
pip install conaninstead. This ensures that the conan, and associated support packages, are installed for the particular version of python that you want to run.