[Distutils] Including package data with Distribute

Ram Rachum cool-rr at cool-rr.com
Mon Nov 16 15:25:19 CET 2009

Ram Rachum <cool-rr <at> cool-rr.com> writes:


> Okay, new development. I've written a MAINFEST.in file like this:
> recursive-include garlicsim_wx *
> recursive-exclude garlicsim_wx *.pyc
> When I do an sdist, I see all is good, it includes my images in the package.
> But, when I do a bdist_msi and run the installer, it doesn't copy the images
> to the garlicsim_wx folder in site-packages.
> Why? What do I do?

Sorry, please ignore. I forgot to do include_package_data=True.


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