[okfn-discuss] Fwd: Datapkg 0.7b released

Rufus Pollock rufus.pollock at okfn.org
Fri Oct 15 10:06:03 UTC 2010

On 15 October 2010 09:16, Matthew Brett <matthew.brett at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hi Rufus,
> However:
> easy_install urlgrabber
> followed by
> easy_install datapkg
> seemed to work.  Go figure.

Indeed! Thanks for reporting this and I also managed to reproduce
these problems using easy_install (I use pip by default).

I note that setuptools now seems obsoleted in favour of 'distribute':


Note the warning :)

Please use the Distribute package rather than the Setuptools package
because there are problems in this package that can and will not be

I suppose this suggests datapkg instruction manual should not talk
about easy_install (though I think that is what most people are still
most familiar with!).



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