[Tutor] using easy_install to download eggs
timmichelsen at gmx-topmail.de
Mon Oct 5 14:28:50 CEST 2009
thanks for the hint.
> pip (http://pypi.python.org/pypi/pip/) is a drop-in replacement for the
> easy_install tool and can do that.
> Just run easy_install pip and set an environment variable
> PIP_DOWNLOAD_CACHE to the path you want pip to store the files. Note
> that the cache won't work with dependencies that checkout from a source
> code repository (like svn/git/hg/bzr).
I tried this.
It saves the downloaded packages in a form of:
I was looking for *.egs or *.exe pachages.
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