[Distutils] How does buildout determine paths needed? (for django-page-cms)

Jim Fulton jim at zope.com
Tue Jun 29 13:26:23 CEST 2010

On Mon, Jun 28, 2010 at 6:24 PM, John Griessen <john at industromatic.com> wrote:
> I made a buildout with the config below that didn't work right and
> found it needed to have some extra paths added.
> Here is the extra path I needed:
>  '/home/john/buildout/eggs/django_page_cms-1.1.3-py2.6.egg',
>  '/home/john/buildout/eggs/django_page_cms-1.1.3-py2.6.egg/pages/templates/pages',
> pages was being found to not have the contents wanted.  Is having a dir
> pages
> and pages/templates/pages a naming problem for buildout?  If a search
> is being done for * in pages, it might stop short when the top level pages
> is found.
> Hints, suggestions how to resolve this appreciated.
> Meanwhile, every time I run buildout, I'll need to copy an paste that extra
> path...

This is almost certainly related to the workings of the djangorecipe,
not buildout.  I suggest asking this questions on the appropriate
django mailing list or asking the author of the django recipe.

Good luck.


Jim Fulton

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