[Distutils] [RFC] Python 2.7 Distutils extra features

John Gabriele jmg3000 at gmail.com
Wed Jan 6 20:23:31 CET 2010

On Wed, Jan 6, 2010 at 12:13 PM, Tarek Ziadé <ziade.tarek at gmail.com> wrote:
> - a new option for sdist called 'extra_files', that will allow to list
> extra files to be included in the distribution. these
>  files will not be installed by 'install', just be part of the distribution.
> Any comments ?

Would this replace the need for MANIFEST.in?

If not, what would MANIFEST.in still be used for?

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