[Tutor] How to unpack python-dateutil-2.0.tar.gz

Mark Lawrence breamoreboy at yahoo.co.uk
Fri Oct 19 02:24:08 CEST 2012

On 19/10/2012 01:01, Richard D. Moores wrote:
> Python 3.2.3 64 bit
> MS Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit SP1
> I see python-dateutil recommended here from time to time, so I thought
> I'd try it out. I downloaded python-dateutil-2.1.tar.gz from
> http://pypi.python.org/pypi/python-dateutil but have forgotten how to
> unpack a .tar.gz file. Please remind me.
> Thanks,
> Dick Moores
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It's easier on Windows to use pip or easy_install from the command line 
rather than mess around with unpacking .tar.gz files, especially if it 
involves having to compile anything as opposed to having a pre-built binary.


Mark Lawrence.

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