[Distutils] Re: ANN: py2app 0.1.1
Russell E. Owen
rowen at cesmail.net
Wed Oct 6 21:34:47 CEST 2004
In article <BAA61254-1759-11D9-88CF-000A95686CD8 at redivi.com>,
Bob Ippolito <bob at redivi.com> wrote:
> `py2app`_ is the bundlebuilder replacement we've all been waiting for.
> It is implemented as a distutils command, similar to `py2exe`_, that
> builds Mac OS X applications from Python scripts, extensions, and
> related data files. It tries very hard to include all dependencies it
> can find so that your application can be distributed standalone, as Mac
> OS X applications should be.
I look at the 0.1 distro and examples and it really looks promising.
However, I did have two questions before I dive into trying to get my
- Do you have any hints or gotchas for distributing Tkinter apps and
have Tcl/Tk bundled inside. I want the target MacOS X 10.3 user to be
able to run my app without installing anything.
- As an extension to that question...any hints on installing tcl
extensions ("snack", specifically) into such a bundled app?
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