Running program off CD
prabhu at aero.iitm.ernet.in
Mon Nov 12 13:46:59 CET 2001
>>>>> "DS" == Dave Swegen <dswegen at allstor-sw.co.uk> writes:
DS> I'm currently working on a project where I'd like to be able
DS> to put python for various platforms on a CD and run it
DS> directly off that, without actually installing anything on the
DS> host computer.
DS> As far as I can tell py2exe is what I want for win, but is
DS> there anyhting similiar for un*x/linux? Is it enough to use
DS> distutils and setting python path to point to the CD?
Look at Gordon McMillan's installer.
It definitely works under Linux but you might need to work on it a bit
to get things perfectly. How easy your task is going to be really
depends on how complex your application is. Good luck.
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