Phillip J. Eby
pje at telecommunity.com
Wed Jun 28 22:56:42 CEST 2006
At 04:37 PM 6/28/2006 -0400, Jim Fulton wrote:
>If I don't have a README or README.txt file next to my setup.py file
>when I create an edd, I'll get the warning:
> warning: manifest_maker: standard file not found: should have one
>of README, README.txt
>I don't like warnings. So I create a REAME,txt file and then
>egg and, guess what? It's not included.
>Bug or feature?
The warning comes from the distutils, in a method that I call to create a
source manifest. I don't know of any way to suppress it, although I'll
look again. In normal distutils usage, you would only see it when doing an
"sdist", as it wants a README for the source distribution.
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