[Distutils] [ANN] setuptools post install script for bdist_wininst
pje at telecommunity.com
Sat Sep 11 23:22:15 CEST 2010
At 09:48 PM 9/11/2010 +0200, Manlio Perillo wrote:
>Is it possible to put required DLLs inside an egg?
Yes, but they have to be adjacent to any Python extensions (.pyd's)
that use them.
> > 1. A primary reason people have for using bdist_wininst installers is
> > uninstall support, and this approach will leave dependencies behind.
>As far as I know, all dependencies are correctly handled.
>Shortcuts are correctly removed by the uninstall.
But the dependencies installed by easy_install will not get
corresponding uninstall entries in the Windows control panel, and so
will not be uninstalled when the user uninstalls the main application
>By the way, I tried to install pywin32, but I got:
AFAIK, pywin32 is not easy_install-able due to some post-install
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