Hanno Schlichting wrote: > Wichert Akkerman wrote: >> I'ld rather not see a whole slew of extra packagse appear. I also wonder >> how the extra number of packages and increasing size of sys.path >> influence performance and restrictions on environments like GAE. > > For environments like GAE you don't want setuptools and its magic to be > part of your application. This is were repackaging your entire app into > one zipped egg or some other flat structure comes in handy. > > Setuptools and eggs are a distribution format from my point of view. > They are certainly not the best way to deploy your applications. The > growing sys.path is affecting performance to some degree in all > deployment environments.
Well, zc.buildout ought to be able to eliminate this concern for GAE deployment. I haven't tried the recipe below, but it certainly seems like the right idea. http://pypi.python.org/pypi/rod.recipe.appengine Shane _______________________________________________ Zope-Dev maillist - Zope-Dev@zope.org http://mail.zope.org/mailman/listinfo/zope-dev ** No cross posts or HTML encoding! ** (Related lists - http://mail.zope.org/mailman/listinfo/zope-announce http://mail.zope.org/mailman/listinfo/zope )