[Distutils] Distutils 1.0a1 released

Carl Meyer carl at oddbird.net
Thu May 6 21:01:06 CEST 2010

Lennart Regebro wrote:
> On Thu, May 6, 2010 at 20:14, Tarek Ziadé <ziade.tarek at gmail.com> wrote:
>> I am +1 to remove package_dir
> It's gonna be a pain it the ass moving all packages from src/, though.
> ;) Maybe it'll be scriptable.

I don't think removing package_dir means enforcing that all packages
have to live in distribution root (at least I hope not). I think it just
means distutils2's setup.cfg needs a syntax for specifying "packages"
that allows specifying a path to the package. One possible such syntax
is here:


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