[Distutils] 'setup.py develop' w/ extras?
pje at telecommunity.com
Mon Aug 23 20:29:02 CEST 2010
At 10:44 AM 8/23/2010 -0700, Sridhar Ratnakumar wrote:
>I use the 'develop' command instead of 'install' as it does not copy
>the source files to site-packages, and I can continue developing on
>the working copy .. thanks to .egg-link. My project also has
>'extras' dependencies. Is there a way to get these dependencies
>installing automatically with the develop command?
You could add 'MyProject[extra1,...]' to your install_requires, but
you'd need to remember to take them back *out* later. ;-)
>None of the options that 'setup.py develop' takes seem to be
>applicable to the extra dependencies.
I suppose I could add an --extras option in 0.7. Patches welcome. ;-)
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