[Distutils] Distribute support added in zc.buildout
ziade.tarek at gmail.com
Fri Oct 23 12:33:49 CEST 2009
On Fri, Oct 23, 2009 at 12:09 PM, Hanno Schlichting <hanno at hannosch.eu> wrote:
> Hi Tarek,
> On Fri, Oct 23, 2009 at 11:46 AM, Tarek Ziadé <ziade.tarek at gmail.com> wrote:
>> I have added in zc.buildout trunk the Distribute support.
>> The unified bootstrap now has a --distribute boolean option that
>> allows you to switch if you want.
> What is the easiest / recommended way to tell the bootstrap to use
> distribute by default?
> I could live with a clear DEFAULT='setuptools' line at the top of the
> module, so even if one changes that line, the diff to the original
> isn't too large. Otherwise some config file would be the next but more
> complicated option.
What about a "use-distribute" option in the [buildout] section in the
cfg file called with bootstrap ?
I need to investigate but I think it could be feasible to read the
.cfg file early in the bootstrap process
to read that option.
Altough, I'd like to have Jim's opinion about that
More information about the Distutils-SIG