[Distutils] PEP 376 up-to-date

Tarek Ziadé ziade.tarek at gmail.com
Wed May 27 10:27:12 CEST 2009

On Tue, May 26, 2009 at 3:51 PM, P.J. Eby <pje at telecommunity.com> wrote:
> No.  Such a directory does not represent an importable egg on sys.path.


> If you mean an .egg file or directory that's directly on sys.path, then
> that's a bit different.

No I was talking about the .egg-info ones.

> Are you planning to support those?  In that event
> you would need another EggInfo subclass anyway, and you could have the
> directory (or "PathEntry", perhaps?) constructor simply wrap a single such
> EggInfo in that event.

I didn't plan to support other formats because I am in favor of a
unique format.
I do think having several formats lead to confusion.


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