[Distutils] Manifest.in not included in sdist...

Rene Liebscher R.Liebscher@gmx.de
Mon Oct 30 07:47:29 2000

Paul Moore wrote:
> This seems odd to me...
> When I build a source distribution with python setup.py sdist, my
> MANIFEST.in file is not included in the resulting archive. This seems wrong,
> as without the MANIFEST.in, I cannot rebuild the distribution.
Ok, this is easy to change.

The attached patch adds the template file (MANIFEST.in) to MANIFEST
if the template file is used and the no-defaults option was not given.

file: sdist.patch

Kind regards
Rene Liebscher