Python program organization

Derek W whitedw at NOSPAMcox.net
Sun Feb 22 08:28:19 CET 2004


François Pinard wrote:

> [Derek W]
> 
> 
>>Is it proper to break the program up into modules and put all of the
>>modules in a package even if the modules would be of little or no use
>>to others (such as the program specific GUI code)?
> 
> 
> Hi, Derek.  It looks proper to me.  You might want to break a big
> package into sub-packages, but all of it usually goes into a single
> directory hierarchy.
> 
> 
>>Would this package then go under Python's site-packages directory when
>>the program is installed?
> 
> 
> This is the most natural thing to do.
> 
> 
>>Would distribution of a program like this use distutils?
> 
> 
> Why not? :-)
> 

François,

Thank you for replying to my post.  I very much appreciate your input. 
Great homepage by the way.

Thanks again,
Derek



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