[Distutils] Please help me use PyPI
chris at simplistix.co.uk
Tue Nov 17 18:27:51 CET 2009
Ram Rachum wrote:
> (1.) I have 4 different forks for my project for Python versions 2.4, 2.5, 2.6
> and 3.1. Should they all be on the same name in PyPI?
> (2.) I'm trying to upload an MSI. I'm doing `setup.py bdist_msi register
> upload`. It builds the project and the setup script finishes, but then I get:
> error: garlicsim-0.1: No such file or directory
> And no .msi file is uploaded to PyPi. Why?
It doesn't look like your project built successfully.
Just do setup.py bdist_msi. When you find a .msi in your build
directory, then try the upload command.
> (3.) I tried uploading my 2.5 fork. It asks me to identify, I do, it gives an OK
> response (which doesn't happen unless the identification is right), but then it
> claims I didn't identify! Why?
> removing 'build\bdist.win32\egg' (and everything under it)
> running register
> We need to know who you are, so please choose either:
> 1. use your existing login,
> 2. register as a new user,
> 3. have the server generate a new password for you (and email it to you),
> 4. quit
> Your selection [default 1]: 1
> Username: coolRR
> Server response (200): OK
> running upload
> Submitting dist\garlicsim-0.1.zip to http://pypi.python.org/pypi
> Upload failed (401): You must be identified to edit package information
Dunno on this one. Have you since solved this?
I see your .zip there:
PS: catalog-sig is arguably the correct list for your problems...
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