[Distutils] dependencies, pip and non-PyPI-hosted packages

Carl Meyer carl at oddbird.net
Sat Apr 23 21:12:57 CEST 2011

On 04/23/2011 02:00 PM, P.J. Eby wrote:
> At 04:54 PM 4/22/2011 -0500, Carl Meyer wrote:
>> No, it is calling the distribute setup. If you look at how your package
>> is installed, you'll find it in an egg - that's a sure sign of
>> setuptools/distribute. It's just that "python setup.py install" does not
>> handle dependencies, even with setuptools/distribute.
> Uh, yes it does, actually.  (At least with setuptools, it does; don't
> know about distribute.)

Erp. Yeah, you're right; just verified that it works fine with both
setuptools and distribute. Dunno where I got that idea.


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