[Distutils] [buildout] zc.recipe.cmmi and Windows

Jim Fulton jim at zope.com
Wed Sep 2 19:36:28 CEST 2009

On Wed, Sep 2, 2009 at 1:22 AM, Thomas Lotze<tl at gocept.com> wrote:
> I wonder whether zc.recipe.cmmi is meant to be usable and testable in a
> Windows environment. While the changelog says a Windows-related bug was
> fixed last year, the tests don't succeed on the Windows box I tried today
> due to file-system path handling which is being done in a non-portable and
> Unix-specific way both in code and tests, and has been for a long time.
> Can someone enlighten me as to what it is that I seem to have missed?
> Thank you.

I don't expect it to work on windows. It wasn't designed with windows
in mind at all.

I can imagine some  hardy soul trying to make it work on windows,
possibly untested.  Somebody made zdaemon work on windows, I think. :)


Jim Fulton

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