Trying to install a local copy of Galaxy for evaluation. Downloaded the "stable" version using:

hg clone

I am installing it on a Centos 5 x86_64 Linux kernel which has python 2.4.3 installed. When running "sh" the installation stops with an error building the "python_daemon" egg. In checking, it is trying to download/build python_daemon 1.5.5 (specified in the eggs.ini). This version of python_daemon uses syntax that depends on python >= 2.5. Your "README" indicates....

Galaxy requires Python 2.4, 2.5 or 2.6. To check your python version, run: ...

Does Galaxy still run under python 2.4?

(PS: I have lots of Linux/Perl experience, but virtually no python expertise.)

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