[pypy-dev] virtualenv support and directory hierarchy

Armin Rigo arigo at tunes.org
Sat Jun 19 10:36:31 CEST 2010

Hi Anto,

On Sat, Jun 19, 2010 at 10:29:58AM +0200, Antonio Cuni wrote:
> The drawback is that it's a bit non-standard on unix; moreover, if we
> install pypy in say /opt/pypy1.2, it would be hard to put a binary in
> /usr/bin without hardcoding the path to pypy1.2 somewhere.

No, we can put a symlink in /usr/bin going to /opt/pypy1.2/bin/pypy.  I
have seen a few projects do that and it would just work (the current
logic to search for the pypy directory follows symlinks).

A bientot,


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