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Just installed QGIS 1.8. on Mac OSX

  • Installed GSL
  • Install GDAL 1.9 Complete
  • Installed QGIS

keep getting this console error message in QGIS.

Failed to load /Applications/ (Reason: Cannot load library /Applications/ (dlopen(/Applications/, 5): Library not loaded: /Applications/
  Referenced from: /Applications/
  Reason: image not found))


Couldn't import Python module 'psycopg2' for communication with PostgreSQL database. Without it you won't be able to run PostGIS manager.

when i try and use the postGIS admin tool

Anyone know how i can fix this..

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Did you install GRASS? If not and you don't need it, ignore the warning. – underdark Nov 20 '12 at 20:29

For PostgreSQL to work (2nd error message) you need to install psycopg2 module from

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