[Distutils] local development scenarios

Phillip J. Eby pje at telecommunity.com
Thu Dec 8 21:12:25 CET 2005

At 01:27 PM 12/8/2005 -0500, Brad Clements wrote:
>On 8 Dec 2005 at 11:54, Phillip J. Eby wrote:
> >
> > >Q: How do I define my own pipy? While I like the idea of deploying there
> > >for the overall community, I don't want to send my half baked code into
> > >the wild. But I'd like to try the general functionality of having a
> > >deploy site for my beta customers. How can I set this up?
> >
> > Using -f with the URL of a web page with download links to your eggs or
> > source distributions.  See http://turbogears.org/download/ for one
>Awsome, I need the same thing too.
>What if the url  passed to -f requires authentication?

Then it won't work.  :)  Urllib doesn't provide login prompts by 
default.  I imagine the feature could be added, though, and I wouldn't be 
averse to including support, someone wants to implement it.

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