[Distutils] pypi and easy_install
Phillip J. Eby
pje at telecommunity.com
Thu Dec 20 05:59:19 CET 2007
At 04:47 AM 12/20/2007 +0100, Giampaolo Rodola' wrote:
>You're right, the setup.py included in the tarball reports an invalid
That's not what I said at all.
>I fixed the issue in setup.py and used "setup.py register" for
>uploading the new package on pypi again.
>As you can see from here:
>...now the download url is correct, but the problem still remains. :-\
Please read my previous message again, and you will see the answer to
your question. easy_install can only install files that were
generated using the distutils; it does not support arbitrarily-named
archives with arbitrary contents.
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