[Distutils] easy_install problem.

Phillip J. Eby pje at telecommunity.com
Sun Dec 4 02:47:03 CET 2005

At 03:09 PM 12/3/2005 -0800, Titus Brown wrote:

>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?

Only that if you're using Subversion, you don't have to manually copy and 
update ez_setup.py whenever a new version is released.  You can use an 
svn:externals property to share an ez_setup/__init__.py, as described at:


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