Phillip J. Eby wrote :
At 04:14 PM 10/10/2006 -0400, Pierre Imbaud wrote:
Trying to put setuptools to work, from the svn workspace, with no previous experience of distutils or setuptools (previously had a script making a tarball). As often happens with very good tools, very well documented, some very simple, yet vital pieces of information is missing for the newcomer. ...
for the full doc on this.
The short version: create a MANIFEST.in file in 'root' with these two lines:
prune test prune doc
Setuptools will then remove anything under those subdirectories from its source lists. The files will not then be included in source distributions.
Works fine! thanks a lot!