[Distutils] PEP 376 - site-directories and site.addsitedir

David Lyon david.lyon at preisshare.net
Thu May 14 16:54:30 CEST 2009

On Thu, 14 May 2009 14:38:33 +0200, Tarek Ziadé <ziade.tarek at gmail.com>
> When a program is launched, the site-packages places should be limited
> - the python site-packages (wether is central, wether it's local,
> using virtualenv)
> - the per user site-packages (PEP 370)
> - maybe a third place added manually using site.addsitedir()


To make it even simpler again....

 1) project-packages (the current directory)
 2) user-packages

 3) site-packages

This would make things simpler and a lot faster.

btw, this is how I am building package installation into
my package manager gui.



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