Basic Packaging strategy question

Paul Moore p.f.moore at gmail.com
Tue Mar 7 04:09:05 EST 2017


On Tuesday, 7 March 2017 01:45:10 UTC, bilm... at gmail.com  wrote:
> It still seems strange to me that such a well documented ecosystem does not have an official  way to package a complete  app ( vs packages ). 

Well, it's a combination of history, the fact that the whole thing is platform dependent, and best practices are changing over time.

If you want an answer for Windows only, that's been around for ages and works well for major applications like Mercurial, you should probably just go with py2exe.

Paul


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