[Distutils] --tag-svn-revision=0?

John J Lee jjl at pobox.com
Sun Feb 19 01:21:28 CET 2006

On Sun, 19 Feb 2006, John J Lee wrote:

> To avoid committing to a tag just to alter setup.cfg, I found myself
> wanting to do something like this:
> python setup.py egg_info --tag-svn-revision=0 --tag-build='' sdist

Hmm, that doesn't actually work anyway, of course (extracting the 
generated source distribution and running setup.py would install it with 
the wrong version number).

I suppose there's really no way around the commit to the tag.


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