Queries regarding python packages using setuptools

Peter Robinson pbrobinson at gmail.com
Fri Mar 30 17:58:58 UTC 2012

On Mar 30, 2012 6:34 PM, "Ankur Sinha" <sanjay.ankur at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hello,
> I have two queries that I'd like clarified please:
> 1. Is the setup.py file to be included in the rpm? I was under the
> impression that this file is only required for building that package and
> therefore should not be part of the rpm. Is this correct?

No it should not be shipped.

> 2. Are python eggs to be generated for *all* python packages, or only
> python modules (ie, files in python_sitelib/sitearch)? For example, the
> sugar package that I'm reviewing[1] goes into "sugaractivitydir" and
> does not create an egg-info file. Do I need to request the submitter to
> force it to create them?

No, they not used by sugar activities


> [1] https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=768700
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