[Distutils] Distutils has no module named util, or is it a package problem?
Phillip J. Eby
pje at telecommunity.com
Fri Nov 11 00:26:34 CET 2005
At 05:17 PM 11/10/2005 -0600, Ian Bicking wrote:
>Or maybe just because it is a namespace package, and I don't understand
>how they work. Well, I do understand that they cause me constant
>problems, and it seems like namespace packages that aren't installed
>multi-version are highly problematic.
I personally try to never import a package from within the package's setup
script. It's way too likely to have weird results, even without namespace
packages being involved.
However, if you want to make the package being installed become part of the
appropriate namespace package(s), you can use:
in order to tell pkg_resources that source_dir may contain package snippets
relevant to already-declared namespace packages. See pkg_resources.txt for
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