Where does setuptools live?
chris at simplistix.co.uk
Tue Jul 7 10:06:49 CEST 2009
David Lyon wrote:
> setuptools... as far as I can see isn't actually installed until you
> install easyinstall...
That depends... I exclusively use buildout to manage my python packages,
and sadly that relies on setuptools...
> Pip (http://pypi.python.org/pypi/pip) and enstall
> (http://pypi.python.org/pypi/Enstaller/3.1.0) seem to be forks of
> setuptools already...
> So it looks like it's already been forked to some degree..
> What hasn't happened is enough testing of pypi packages and installing
> with setuptools/pip/enstall from pypi.
What needs testing?
More important for me is which of these has the most active development
community. How do we judge that?
> If the xmlrpc links actually "worked" on pypi...
What about it doesn't work?
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