-----BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE----- Hash: SHA1 Jens Vagelpohl wrote: > On 8/2/10 18:26 , Martijn Faassen wrote: >> http://packages.python.org/distribute/pkg_resources.html > >> You can probably create a Distribution object somehow (handwave) from a >> path (whether that's the path of the package or the path the package is >> in, not sure). > > The issue, just like with pkginfo.Develop, is that I can't find any > function or method that finds package information in subfolders. If you > look at... > > http://packages.python.org/distribute/pkg_resources.html#getting-or-creating-distributions > > ...there's this function find_distributions which supposedly offers > subfolder searching, but it just doesn't work. At least it doesn't do > what I would expect when I read the documentation. It finds nothing.
The 'pkginfo' utility knows how to extract package metadata from stuff installed on the path: http://packages.python.org/pkginfo/distributions.html#introspecting-installed-packages as well as from checkouts: http://packages.python.org/pkginfo/distributions.html#introspecting-development-checkouts Tres. - -- =================================================================== Tres Seaver +1 540-429-0999 tsea...@palladion.com Palladion Software "Excellence by Design" http://palladion.com -----BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE----- Version: GnuPG v1.4.9 (GNU/Linux) Comment: Using GnuPG with Mozilla - http://enigmail.mozdev.org iEYEARECAAYFAkxXRIgACgkQ+gerLs4ltQ4n+QCdFy+tKu+Gjsi0qqNd+fwdEa5K pIkAn1uef9EUaOCib+xKI5UWcJPytKLD =4+bj -----END PGP SIGNATURE----- _______________________________________________ Zope-Dev maillist - Zope-Dev@zope.org https://mail.zope.org/mailman/listinfo/zope-dev ** No cross posts or HTML encoding! ** (Related lists - https://mail.zope.org/mailman/listinfo/zope-announce https://mail.zope.org/mailman/listinfo/zope )