[Distutils] distutils' sdist won't allow me to include a file called buildout.cfg in my source distribution
ziade.tarek at gmail.com
Fri Sep 11 12:01:19 CEST 2009
On Fri, Sep 11, 2009 at 11:58 AM, Tarek Ziadé <ziade.tarek at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Fri, Sep 11, 2009 at 11:53 AM, Chris Withers <chris at simplistix.co.uk> wrote:
>> ...which is kinda annoying :-(
>> The problem is, in Python 2.6.2, line 357 of sdist.py.
>> This ends up applying the following:
>> exclude_pattern: applying regex r'^build\.*'
>> ...which of course chomps buildout.cfg, with no possibility to add it back
>> in MANIFEST.in :-(
> You can disable the prune option with --no-prune
> you can also uset the the MANIFEST.in template file to define
> what's in your distribution.
Let me add an example :
recursive-include src *.py
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