[Distutils] easy_install problem.
titus at caltech.edu
Sun Dec 4 00:09:03 CET 2005
-> -> > Also, 'python ez_setup.py --help-commands' doesn't work; "unrecognized
-> -> > command".
-> -> 1). ez_setup.py is just the bootstrap script. Run it once, throw it away.
-> Humm, I remember reading somewhere that it needed to be included. Can't
-> find that any more, so it was probably a misunderstanding -- good to
Found it! A presentation of Ian Bicking's,
Ian's recommended usage is to put the following into setup.py:
from ez_setup import use_setuptools
from setuptools import setup
So you need to include ez_setup if you want to use the nifty features of
setuptools while still allowing Python naive users to use your package.
...or am I missing something?
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