[Distutils] Making a tar.gz source distribution

Tarek Ziadé ziade.tarek at gmail.com
Mon Nov 16 17:48:44 CET 2009

On Mon, Nov 16, 2009 at 5:45 PM, cool-RR <cool-rr at cool-rr.com> wrote:
> Arve Knudsen <arve.knudsen <at> gmail.com> writes: > Try
> this: http://gnuwin32.sourceforge.net/packages/libarchive.htm. > > Arve  > I
> downloaded it, but I have no idea how to make distutils use it. Ram

Distutils will try to find it in the PATH.

As far as I remember, the GnuWin32 tools adds themselves in the path, so just
try to call "tar" in a prompt, if it works, you are fine.

If not, add it in the PATH environment variables


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