Chris “Kwpolska” Warrick kwpolska at
Mon Nov 25 18:14:46 CET 2013

On Mon, Nov 25, 2013 at 9:35 AM, Chandru Rajendran
<Chandru_Rajendran at> wrote:
> Hi all,
> How can we set the target folder for the package in Setuptools?

The answer likely is *you are not allowed to do this*.  It’s up to the
user to set it.

Unless you are the user, and want to have the packages you install go
to a place desired by you, then the --prefix parameter may be of help
(although you are better off by using a virtualenv which makes it

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