[Python-Dev] In-Python virtualisation and packaging

Vinay Sajip vinay_sajip at yahoo.co.uk
Mon Jun 13 19:31:27 CEST 2011

Barry Warsaw <barry <at> python.org> writes:

> Ah, no I don't think that'll be helpful.  I can probably reuse the python3.3
> packaging stuff to do a PPA.

Okay, go for it! Is there a specific tutorial somewhere about making a PPA for
Python? (As opposed to more generalised tutorials - or would they be sufficient?)

> (It takes that long because it basically does a
> `make install`.)

I realise that, as well as recording what it's doing, but that part seems to
happen fairly quickly. 

Then it says "Copying files to the temporary directory..." and that part seems
to take forever. The whole deb is under 25MB, what could be taking many minutes?



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