Trivial Distutils problem
thomas.heller at ion-tof.com
Wed Dec 13 18:11:28 CET 2000
"John J. Lee" <phrxy at csv.warwick.ac.uk> wrote in message news:Pine.SOL.4.30.0012131525400.9329-100000 at mimosa.csv.warwick.ac.uk...
> With the very basic Distutils script below, I get the following error:
> $ python setup.py build
> running build
> running build_py
> error: package directory 'TableIO' does not exist
> Why does it think I want to install a package? It's just one module to go
> in the root package.
> I'm on windows (above output pasted from a cygwin window, but it does the
> same in a DOS shell).
> #! /usr/bin/env python
> # Distutils setup.py for TableIO
> from distutils.core import setup, Extension
> setup(name = "TableIO",
> version = "1.4",
> description = "A module for reading ASCII tables into NumPy arrays (and "
> author = "Michael A. Miller",
> author_email = "miller5 at uiuc.edu",
> py_modules = ["TableIO.py"]
Distutils wnats to install package TableIO with the module py.
Change this into (do NOT specify the .py extension):
> py_modules = ["TableIO"]
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