Martin Aspeli wrote:
I'd rather discuss questions like this on the distutils-sig list.
easy_install lets me specify an egg from svn, e.g.:
Hm, interesting. I thought I had seen something like that, but I've
never been able to find documentation for it. Do you know where this
is documented? Does this example actually work?
I have a zc.buildout recipie that specifies a number of eggs that should
always be fetched from svn.
I wonder what that should mean.
> These are not (yet) in the cheeseshop.
Is there some way of specifying such eggs, e.g.
parts = ...
Of course, that doesn't work :)
I suppose this is somewhat similar to develop-eggs, but (as far as I
know) these have to be in the src/ directory, and can't be fetched from
svn and kept up to date automatically. We currently do this with svn
externals to fetch them into src/ but I'd like to be able to distribute
a standalone buildout.cfg that could get these eggs.
I agree that something like this would be useful. I would like to
see the semantics spelled out. For example, I agree that this should
lead to a develop egg. What version should it have? Should that
be determined by the remote setup.py file? Is the project you point
to required to have a setup.py file? If so, then why specify a
project name after the #.
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