[Distutils] Extending distutils with 3rd party build commands?
bob at redivi.com
Sat Oct 23 15:33:24 CEST 2004
On Oct 23, 2004, at 5:20, M.-A. Lemburg wrote:
> Fred L. Drake, Jr. wrote:
>> On Friday 22 October 2004 06:23 pm, Bob Ippolito wrote:
>> > I need an editable file in a system-wide directory such as
>> > site-packages that isn't "owned" by the Python installation.
> This already exists in the form of:
> There are three possible config files: distutils.cfg in the
> Distutils installation directory (ie. where the top-level
> Distutils __inst__.py file lives), a file in the user's home
> directory named .pydistutils.cfg on Unix and pydistutils.cfg
> on Windows/Mac, and setup.cfg in the current directory.
None of those fit the bill. The distutils package is owned by the
Python installation, files in user directories or the current directory
are not system-wide.
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