What is site-packages?

Tim Roberts timr at probo.com
Wed Dec 31 08:22:46 CET 2008

Hussein B <hubaghdadi at gmail.com> wrote:
>On Dec 28, 2:04 pm, "Chris Rebert" <c... at rebertia.com> wrote:
>> On Sun, Dec 28, 2008 at 3:40 AM, Hussein B <hubaghd... at gmail.com> wrote:
>> > Hey,
>> > What is /usr/lib/pythonx.y/site-packages folder and for what it is
>> > used usually?
>> I believe it's where third-party libraries are typically installed to.
>> Follow the path of the Iguana...http://rebertia.com
>You mean like MoinMoin, Django or Pylons for example?

It means any package that should be available to Python programs that is
not part of the standard Python library.
Tim Roberts, timr at probo.com
Providenza & Boekelheide, Inc.

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