[Distutils] buildout in offline mode - install receipts also from cache?
jim at zope.com
Mon Jan 21 15:12:53 CET 2013
On Mon, Jan 21, 2013 at 8:36 AM, Philippe Ombredanne
<pombredanne at nexb.com> wrote:
> On Sun, Jan 13, 2013 at 3:49 PM, Jim Fulton <jim at zope.com> wrote:
>> - Do nothing. And just document the somewhat weird semantics
>> of the name.
> Leaving this ambiguity in offline longer would be unfortunate IMHO
It is, but some recipes check this option. I'm just not up for
changing this now.
>> - Add a new option: install, such that install=false has the same
>> meaning as offline=true.
>> Deprecate the offline option and accompanying command-line option.
> That would be the preferred approach IMHO
> Do you want a patch?
No. I decided to use the other option. I now error
if install-from-cache is used with offline, and I've improved
the error message when requirements aren't satisfied in
offline mode (for buildout 2).
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