[Distutils] zc.buildout and "Not upgrading because not running a local buildout command"

Adam GROSZER agroszer at gmail.com
Fri Mar 26 13:22:14 CET 2010


Does anyone know why buildout does NOT want write an upgraded script?
So far I can see it would be easy to write out a "bin/buildout" or a
temporary script.

Wednesday, March 24, 2010, 11:38:17 AM, you wrote:

AG> Hello,

AG> Having problems here with the above.

AG> The thing is that there should be two projects installed on the same
AG> server, but the one is a zope KGS 3.4 the other is a
AG> ztk/bluebream-ish.
AG> The two have different version requirements for setuptools and
AG> zc.buildout.
AG> The buildout.cfg comes from the web like this:
AG> buildout -t 2 -c
AG> http://mypypi.org/++projects++/proj/proj-stage-0.0.4.cfg
AG> (On top of that this is driven by keas.build, but that should not
AG> matter)
AG> Buildout (1.4.1) is installed via easy_install and setuptools (0.6c9).
AG> Therefore the message "Not upgrading because not running a local
AG> buildout command". The message is reasonable, but still makes problems
AG> in the way of making the one of the projects non-installable.

AG> Would not it be easy to create a bin/buildout script and restart with
AG> that?

AG> Or is there any other sane solution for this (that I missed)?

Best regards,
 Adam GROSZER                            mailto:agroszer at gmail.com
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