[Distutils] Where in setuptools is the setup.cfg install optimize=1 option processed?
Phillip J. Eby
pje at telecommunity.com
Tue Jul 24 00:52:53 CEST 2007
At 06:23 PM 7/23/2007 -0400, Stanley A. Klein wrote:
>I've been able to generate Fedora rpms for several Python packages since
>you provided the info on the setup.cfg [install] optimize=1 option when
>I'm now having the same problem trying to generate rpms for particular
>packages in the Enthought system that use some special setuptools in numpy
>that import the regular setuptools and make changes. I tried the
>setup.cfg [install] optimize=1 option and it appeared to have no effect
>(i.e., I got the old error).
>Where in setuptools is this option processed? I would like to find the
>place in the numpy-modified setuptools I need to fix to get the same
>processing as the regular setuptools.
It's not a setuptools option, it's a distutils option. It's applied
when the spec file generated by bdist_rpm runs "setup.py install" to
copy the files to the target directory.
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