Mac OS Sierra
PsychoPy version 1.90.1 - standalone
I am a complete beginner with Psychopy. I have installed the standalone version and the tools that were prompted on initial startup.
I cannot get a simple experiment to run. Using builder, I have created a text component. When I click run, I get the following message:
Running: /Users/franboard/Google Drive/MMB/MMB | Research Skills/Research project/PsychoPy/Testpleasework_lastrun.py
Traceback (most recent call last):
File “/Users/franboard/Google Drive/MMB/MMB | Research Skills/Research project/PsychoPy/Testpleasework_lastrun.py”, line 14, in
from psychopy import locale_setup, sound, gui, visual, core, data, event, logging, clock
File “/Applications/PsychoPy2.app/Contents/Resources/lib/python2.7/psychopy/sound/init.py”, line 79, in
from . import backend_sounddevice as backend
File “/Applications/PsychoPy2.app/Contents/Resources/lib/python2.7/psychopy/sound/backend_sounddevice.py”, line 20, in
import soundfile as sf
File “soundfile/init.pyc”, line 1, in
File “soundfile/soundfile.pyc”, line 270, in
File “/Applications/PsychoPy2.app/Contents/Resources/lib/python2.7/cffi/api.py”, line 141, in dlopen
lib, function_cache = _make_ffi_library(self, name, flags)
File “/Applications/PsychoPy2.app/Contents/Resources/lib/python2.7/cffi/api.py”, line 802, in _make_ffi_library
backendlib = _load_backend_lib(backend, libname, flags)
File “/Applications/PsychoPy2.app/Contents/Resources/lib/python2.7/cffi/api.py”, line 797, in _load_backend_lib
OSError: cannot load library ‘/Applications/PsychoPy2.app/Contents/Resources/lib/python2.7/site-packages.zip/soundfile/_soundfile_data/libsndfile.dylib’: dlopen(/Applications/PsychoPy2.app/Contents/Resources/lib/python2.7/site-packages.zip/soundfile/_soundfile_data/libsndfile.dylib, 2): no suitable image found. Did find:
/Applications/PsychoPy2.app/Contents/Resources/lib/python2.7/site-packages.zip/soundfile/_soundfile_data/libsndfile.dylib: stat() failed with errno=20. Additionally, ctypes.util.find_library() did not manage to locate a library called ‘/Applications/PsychoPy2.app/Contents/Resources/lib/python2.7/site-packages.zip/soundfile/_soundfile_data/libsndfile.dylib’
I have tried uninstalling and reinstalling PsychoPy. I’ve also tried creating different components, such as images and movies. The same thing happens.
I’d hugely appreciate any help.