[Distutils] Distribute support added in zc.buildout

Encolpe Degoute encolpe.degoute at free.fr
Fri Oct 23 21:03:12 CEST 2009

Tarek Ziadé a écrit :
> 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.
>> Cool!
>>> 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 ?

Today we have setuptools and distribute. What would we have tomorrow?

distribution-tool = nothing|setuptools|distribute|pipeau

You can replace 'tool' by 'api', 'software' or want you want.

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