[Buildbot-devel] buildbot rpm?

John Pye john.pye at student.unsw.edu.au
Wed Apr 26 23:50:31 UTC 2006

Hi Brian

The thing that original got me onto this was the issue that "python 
setup.py bdist_rpm" didn't work for me. If you have a way or running 
that, please let me know.


Brian Warner wrote:
>> What is the reason not to use the builtin packaging facilities distutils
>> provides ? While testing and doc generation are not supported out of the box,
>> they may easily be added. No need to have two parallel build systems...
> My little makefile does use distutils.. really it's just a way to remind
> myself what the commands are. The 'release' step just does some cleanup stuff
> first and then does 'setup.py sdist'. Most of the code is a set of
> convenience targets for me to run the unit tests against various local
> versions of Twisted.
> cheers,
>  -Brian

John Pye
Department of Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering
University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia

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