At 08:12 PM 4/20/2011 +0200, Wichert Akkerman wrote:
Is there another way to get this working? I'ld hate to have to resort to monkeypatching distutils.
Well, you could have the symlinks go the other way around, I suppose. ;-)
Alternately, you could write a "file finder" plugin for setuptools, or see whether one of the git plugins for setuptools fixes the problem.
(Note: the plugin would only be needed when building from a direct git checkout - building from an "sdist" (source .tar.gz or .zip) will not need it.)