#146 closed enhancement (fixed)

teach setuptools how to build an official tahoe source tarball

Reported by: zooko Owned by: zooko
Priority: major Milestone: 0.6.1
Component: packaging Version: 0.5.1
Keywords: Cc:
Launchpad Bug:


The best way would probably be to teach setuptools how to detect that a file is registered in the revision control system:

The second-best way would be to give setuptools a recipe for files to include a la MANIFEST.in.


Change History (2)

comment:1 Changed at 2007-09-28T02:27:42Z by warner

  • Component changed from unknown to packaging

comment:2 Changed at 2007-10-03T22:33:32Z by zooko

  • Resolution set to fixed
  • Status changed from new to closed

fixed by:


You have to install that plugin (for example, by running "easy_install setuptools_darcs_plugin") if you want "./setup.py sdist" to include all of the darcs-controlled files in the resulting source tarball.

Note: See TracTickets for help on using tickets.