How to install GExiv2 on a virtualenv?¶
First of all setup GExiv2 on your system installing it the usual way, for example with apt-get.
Now you have two ways to get it working on a virtualenv.
The first is create your virtualenv starting from system packages. The
option links the public packages installed on the system to the new virtual environment.
The second one is to symlink the GExiv2 library from your virtualenv with:
$ cd virtualenv $ cd lib/python2.7/ $ ln -s /usr/lib/python2.7/dist-packages/gi