Re: Python25 - issue with distutils.cfg patch for optware
--- In firstname.lastname@example.org, "ptnemot" <groups@...> wrote:
> When trying to install EasyInstall for Python I discovered an issue
> with the current Python 2.5 package. In the Optware package there is
> a patch included for the distutils.cfg file (see http://trac.nslu2-
> distutils.cfg.patch), however this patch is still based on Python
> 2.4. Due to this the installation of Easy Setup fails.
> The patch itself sets the following values:
> prefix = /opt/local
> site-dirs = /opt/local/lib/python2.4/site-packages
> Instead the following values should be used:
> prefix = /opt
> site-dirs = /opt/lib/python2.5/site-packages
> When doing this change Easy Setup will install and work fine.
> Would it be possible for the package maintainer to update this so
> that it works out-of-the-box in the future?
> Kind regards,