[Distutils] Re: Automated, or non-gui installer?

Pete Shinners pete at shinners.org
Thu Sep 11 23:36:05 EDT 2003


Ivan R. Judson wrote:
> If I wanted to install a bunch of python modules as part of a bigger
> package, could I build python modules installers with distutils that would
> not need user input or create windows?

distutils can create zip files, which can be easily installed. 
although you may want to check the zipfile it creates. i remember long 
ago the files in the zip would have strange absolute paths, making it 
hard to unzip them anywhere specific.





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