Installing lots of packages
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Tue Jul 22 22:26:55 CEST 2003
ack, sorry about that. Knode lied to me when it said the message didn't go
Greg Fortune wrote:
> I've got a whole bunch of package dependencies in the programs I develop.
> Mainly, they are generic libraries/utilities I've written that are needed
> by most of the programs I write. The biggest problem I've had with
> python's packaging system is that I end up needing to install every
> package on each machine I install my programs on. It's even worse when I
> go through an upgrade...
> Is there any way to create something like a "meta-package"? ie, can
> a whole bunch of packages together under a single installer? I'm working
> on both Windows and Mac so the tools need to support both platforms. Does
> anything exist for this purpose?
> Greg Fortune
> Fortune Solutions
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