[Distutils] [Python-Dev] At least one package management tool for 2.7
ziade.tarek at gmail.com
Thu Mar 25 00:30:36 CET 2010
On Thu, Mar 25, 2010 at 12:20 AM, Robert Kern <robert.kern at gmail.com> wrote:
> The problem with doing that currently is that distutils complains when it
> receives an option that it doesn't recognize.
No because these are options you pass to easy_install only in your
> Packages that do not use
> setuptools will fail if you try to provide setuptools-specific
> $ python setup.py install
> running install
> error: error in /Users/rkern/.pydistutils.cfg: command 'install' has no such
> option 'single_version_externally_managed'
You need to use [easy_install] in your .pydistutils.cfg, not [install].
The easy_install command is called internally by the install command
Meaning that the options will be read and used transparently.
Tarek Ziadé | http://ziade.org
More information about the Distutils-SIG