[Pythonmac-SIG] modifying setup.py: py2exe -> py2app
bob at redivi.com
Wed Feb 2 09:32:36 CET 2005
On Feb 2, 2005, at 1:59 AM, Chris Jerdonek wrote:
>> I'm in the same boat with C. Jerdonek, though I suspect I know less.
>> So when I saw this passage, I hung, as always, on every word from
>> py2app's own master. Aha! I said.
> I think I know less, Charles.
> I tried the hello.py sample in the Developer directory.
> I copied hello & setup.py to a separate directory and ran --
> python setup.py py2app
> This created an executable icon in the Finder called "hello" in a
> directory called "dist". Will this always be the stand-alone app?
> (From the command line hello.app is a directory, which I don't
> Anyways, I double-clicked the hello icon. It appeared on the dock and
> immediately collapsed without any output. Is this the desired
Yes that is expected behavior, if you open up Console you will see a
bunch of information about the environment that hello.py ran in.
Examples that demonstrate GUI behavior depend on third party stuff.
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