distutils question

Graham Ashton graz at mindless.com
Thu Oct 18 14:42:45 CEST 2001


I've written a script and supporting package that I'd like people to be
able to install with distutils. I've been through the "Distributing Python
Modules" documentation and have a setup.py file that works fine with the

I haven't been able to work out if it's possible to get distutils to
install a script into a sensible place though (e.g. /usr/local/bin on
UNIX, c:\Program Files\foo\foo.py on Windows).

Is it? If not, what do people normally use?



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