[Pythonmac-SIG] Creating Installer for my py2app-generated bundle
kw at codebykevin.com
Thu Oct 23 02:36:34 CEST 2008
Paul McNett wrote:
> I've successfully created my application bundle (a wxPython-based
> application) using py2app and now I want to create an installer inside a
> compressed dmg.
> I'm having trouble finding examples of how to do this. I've tried
> running bdist_mpkg which seems to result in a nearly empty package. Am I
> on the right track?
Unless there's a specific reason, an installer is seldom the right way
to go on the Mac. Apps are supposed to be standalone and installable via
drag-and-drop. The DMG is fine, but if the app is self-contained, don't
worry about the installer.
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