[Distutils] what does buildout do with scripts?

Jim Fulton jim at zope.com
Mon Jun 29 11:36:27 CEST 2009

On Jun 29, 2009, at 5:15 AM, Chris Withers wrote:

> Hi All,
> What does buildout do with scripts specified in the scripts  
> parameter to distutils'/setuptools' setup function?
> The xlrd package defines one such script and when specified as a  
> required egg in a zc.recipe.egg part, this script doesn't seem to  
> show up anywhere...

buildout only supports scripts provided as entry points.


Jim Fulton
Zope Corporation

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