Python idea/proposal to assist in single-archive python applications
Brian Allen Vanderburg II
BrianVanderburg2 at aim.com
Sun Dec 7 12:45:16 EST 2008
duncan.booth at invalid.invalid wrote:
> Why not use pkgutil.get_data()?
> Provided you remember to put your zip file on PYTHONPATH you can already
> run modules directly out of a zipfile (Python 2.5 and later).If your
> zipfile contains __main__.py then with Python 2.6 or later you can run it
> directly: just specify the zip filename on the command line.
> I'm not sure what, if anything, you are asking for that doesn't already
> exist in Python.
I wasn't aware of __main__.py for Python 2.6, I think this will work for
my needs. I'll look into using pkgutil for for loading data from the
Brian Vanderburg II
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