The files it grabs is dependent on different aspects of your system. I'm not
sure off-hand what you need to set an FTP proxy (ftp_proxy environment
variable?) but you can figure out the necessary files by digging through the
script (if you feel comfortable when doing that).
When you run easy_install, it'll show the URL it's using to fetch the
installer. You should be able to plop that into your browser and view the
I don't know that these files are available over
On Jan 20, 2012, at 10:32, Laurent <me...@laurent.ca> wrote:
> I'm trying to install ReviewBoard on a new server here (at work). We
> must go through a proxy to access the outside, and direct FTP is
> I've been able to install most components by supplying an HTTP proxy
> to various tools, but I've hit a wall with P4PythonInstaller.
> From looking at the code, it seems to connect via FTP to
> ftp.perforce.com to grab some files. This is blocked in our network,
> but could be possible through the HTTP proxy.
> I believe there's two solutions, both of which I would like an answer
> - Which files are actually needed? I might manage to grab the files
> from another computer and move them to the linux box hosting this, so
> that the setup.py file doesn't try to download them.
> - How to tell the script to use our proxy instead? Or maybe grab the
> files from HTTP directly? I assume perforce publishes those on the
> website too.
> Want to help the Review Board project? Donate today at
> Happy user? Let us know at http://www.reviewboard.org/users/
> To unsubscribe from this group, send email to
> For more options, visit this group at
Want to help the Review Board project? Donate today at
Happy user? Let us know at http://www.reviewboard.org/users/
To unsubscribe from this group, send email to
For more options, visit this group at