[Distutils] package_data issue (chopping off characters)

Jeremy Sanders jeremy at jeremysanders.net
Thu Apr 14 15:37:49 CEST 2005


On Wed, 13 Apr 2005, Stefan Seefeld wrote:

> Jeremy Sanders wrote:
>
>> When it is run with
>> python setup.py bdist_rpm
>> 
>> I get,
>> 
>> running bdist
>> running bdist_dumb
>> running build
>> running build_py
>> creating build/lib/veusz/mages
>> error: can't copy 'mages/logo.png': doesn't exist or not a regular file

Apologies to Bastian Kleineidam, I'm not on the list so this isn't a 
direct reply to your email!

I'm using the cvs version "setuptools", as it was suggested in an email on 
this list:

http://mail.python.org/pipermail/distutils-sig/2004-October/004214.html

as I wanted my setup.py to work under Python-2.3.

Are the distutils from Python-2.4 likely to work if I transplant it into 
my own program??

Thanks

Jeremy

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