Cannot upload a good egg on pypi

Chris Withers chris at
Tue Oct 13 15:50:14 CEST 2009

Luca Fabbri wrote:
> I've problems while using setuptools for getting an egg and upload it
> on pypi. The egg (in bdist_egg or sdist format) are always "corrupted"
> as far as a lot of files are not included in the zip, tar.gz or egg
> results.
> Looking at google it seems that this problem has been fixed (related
> to the SVN version used).
> But I continue to have problems. I'm using setuptools 0.6c9 and SVN
> 1.6.2 on my MacOS.

Yeah, that will be broken if you use find_packages() and friends.

You need to wait for setuptools 0.6c10 (due in a week or two) or switch 
to using Distribute...


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