[Distutils] how to build an rpm with Egg-ified projects?

Phillip J. Eby pje at telecommunity.com
Tue Sep 13 22:03:54 CEST 2005


At 02:58 PM 9/13/2005 -0500, Ian Bicking wrote:
>Phillip J. Eby wrote:
>>At 01:06 PM 9/13/2005 +0200, Pau Aliagas wrote:
>>
>>>What I want is a way to distribute an rpm, no need to be able o hae 
>>>multiple versions. I can make and require the needed RPMS, like formecode
>>>
>>>Can anybody enlighten me on how to do it? I'll really appreciate it as I 
>>>want to upgrade and contribute, if possible.
>>
>>Are you using the very latest setuptools (0.6a1c2)?  It is the only 
>>version with working bdist_rpm support, as far as I know.
>
>Incidentally, is it time for ez_setup.py to be updated to install 0.6? It 
>seems like it's time.

Yeah, I'll try to go ahead and make the 0.6a1 release official tonight.



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