[Pythonmac-SIG] Why Do I Explicitly Need MacPython

Christopher Barker Chris.Barker at noaa.gov
Fri Sep 22 18:45:55 CEST 2006

Simon Brunning wrote:
> On 9/22/06, Christopher Barker <Chris.Barker at noaa.gov> wrote:
>>  > I can build most of them myself
>> If you do, please contribute them by sending them to Bob I.
> As in, I can do "setup.py install" and install them for myself. How do
> I build a distributable package?

Get Py2app, then use:


For the easy ones, that's all there is to it. The trick is when a 
package has other dependencies. In that case, we try to build it 
statically linked with those. This gets tricky with the Universal build, 
as you need the dependencies to be Universal too.


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