[Distutils] Confused by setuptools, distribute, disutils and distutils2
r.vrajmohan at gmail.com
Tue Jan 29 15:08:33 CET 2013
I hope this is the right forum for this question. I asked a related
question in python-list but got no response.
I am new to building packages and am using Python 3.2.3.
If I need to build a package that depends on other packages installed
in PyPI, what should I use?
If I follow http://packages.python.org/distribute/setuptools.html#developer-s-guide,
it says install setuptools first. If I read the Hitchhiker's guide
(http://guide.python-distribute.org/installation.html), it says that
"Distribute was created because the Setuptools package is no longer
Please let me know if there is a single document that I should follow.
As I am working on Python 3.2.3, I am not interested in historical
Python2 information. Also, if life is better with Python 3.3, as
promised in the Hitchhiker's guide, please let me know and I'll move
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