[Distutils] How to best install pkg_resources?

P.J. Eby pje at telecommunity.com
Tue Dec 14 14:24:45 CET 2010


At 01:42 PM 12/14/2010 +0100, Arve Knudsen wrote:
>Hi
>
>Using Distribute in my setup.py, how do I best ensure that 
>pkg_resources gets installed along with my package? I've tried 
>'install_requires=["setuptools>=0.6"]' as an argument to setup(), 
>but setuptools didn't get installed.


I don't know about Distribute, but it should definitely get installed 
if you're using setuptools.  Under what installation scenario(s) did 
setuptools *not* get installed?



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