[Distutils] working-env.py

Ian Bicking ianb at colorstudy.com
Sat Mar 11 23:49:56 CET 2006

Phillip J. Eby wrote:
> At 03:22 PM 3/11/2006 -0600, Ian Bicking wrote:
>>    #!/usr/bin/python -S
>>    import sys, os
>>    join, dirname = os.path.join, os.path.dirname
>>    lib_dir = join(dirname(dirname(__file__)), 'lib', 'python%s.%s' %
>> tuple(sys.version_info[:2]))
>>    sys.path.insert(0, lib_dir)
>>    import site
>>    ... normal stuff ...
> FYI, I plan to write a proposal next week for script path freezing, 
> along the lines of what I talked with you and Jim Fulton at PyCon 
> about.  The basic idea is that there'll be a '.pylibs' file alongside 
> the script (e.g. 'foo.pylibs' alongside a 'foo' script) that lists what 
> should be at the front of sys.path.

Will this happen before the import of site.py?  I would very much like 
it to.

Ian Bicking  |  ianb at colorstudy.com  |  http://blog.ianbicking.org

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