[Pythonmac-SIG] Mac Python and eggs...

Charlie Moad cwmoad at gmail.com
Tue Jan 24 19:33:40 CET 2006


> Which said that it worked, but I couldn't find the easy_install script
> anywhere. Afer much floundering, I finally figured out that it put it in:
>
> /Library/Frameworks/Python.framework/Versions/2.4/bin
>
> which is not on my $PATH. Should it be? or should there be links to
> those scripts in /usr/local/bin?

setuptools respects a ~/.pydistutils.cfg file which you can specify
where to install things.  Here is what mine looks like:

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[easy_install]
script_dir = /usr/local/bin
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