[Python-au] setup.py sdist problem
stephen at thorne.id.au
Tue Oct 26 05:34:54 UTC 2010
On 2010-10-26, Mike Dewhirst wrote:
> Does anyone have a hint for me on distutils please???
> I'm using Python 2.7 and WinXP. For reasons best known only to
> myself I installed python in C:\usr\bin
> My problem is I cannot seem to control XXX below ...
> setup( ...
> ('XXX', [
> The data files appear in C:\usr\bin\XXX instead of
> I've tried ./, an empty string (as specified in the distutils docco
> and a plain dot all to no avail.
> Is there a trick to it?
I think the trick is adding them to MANIFEST.in, and having them
packaged that way. I haven't done this in a while, but my recollection
is that that's the correct way.
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