[Distutils] bdist_nsis, bdist_deb, bdist_msi, bdist_inno, bdist_pkgtool, bdist_sdux, etc.

M.-A. Lemburg mal at egenix.com
Wed Dec 14 12:54:16 CET 2005

Bernhard Herzog wrote:
> "M.-A. Lemburg" <mal at egenix.com> writes:
>>> What do you have in mind - a bdist_wininst lookalike for
>>> Python packages, built with inno?
>> Yes. One that creates an Inno setup file and then compiles
>> everything into an installer using the Inno, but installing
>> things much like bdist_wininst (and with the option of
>> building upon the many extra features you get from the
>> InnoSetup system).
>> Bernhard Herzog started one some time ago:
>> http://mail.python.org/pipermail/distutils-sig/2001-September/002597.html
> FWIW, the code that's linked from that posting is still unchanged in
> Thuban and worked fine last time I made a release about a year ago with
> python 2.3.

Would you be willing to contribute the code to the PSF ?

We could then use is as starting point for a more elaborate

Marc-Andre Lemburg

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