[Grok-dev] using martian with zip

Wichert Akkerman wichert at wiggy.net
Mon Dec 22 08:19:10 EST 2008

Previously Lennart Regebro wrote:
> On Mon, Dec 22, 2008 at 10:45, Lacko Roman <rlacko at gratex.com> wrote:
> > In general i don't (and i can't - it's commercial application) want distribute source code with my application.
> > Everything should be "hidden" inside ZIP.
> The fact is that storing the files in a ZIP-file is not going to make
> it any more difficult to reach the pyc-files. And then you can quite
> easily decompile them into python code. The value of your application
> very rarely lies in the procedures. And copying your code is illegal
> anyway, so people can't do that.
> Anyway, it has in another discussion here been decided that supporting
> pyc-file only distributions with Grok isn't likely to be supported.
> Grok will (if it doens't already) only grok py-files, to avoid stale
> pyc-files polluting the system.

>From what I remember it is supported just fine as long as you set a
toggle to 'yes' that now defaults to 'no'.


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