[Grok-dev] Re: Defining 3rd-party eggs within a grok buildout?

Martijn Faassen faassen at startifact.com
Wed Jun 25 13:48:42 EDT 2008

Andreas Jung wrote:
> I am playing around with Grok and I am trying to integrate  SQLAlchemy 
> into a Grok app. My buildout.cfg is generated by grokproject. Where do 
> you configure additional eggs (for sqlalchemy, zope.sqlalchemy? The 
> buildout->eggs option within buildout.cfg is ignored by buildout 
> (obviously because of the 'extends' option...how to proceed?

If you want to include third party eggs into any Python application, you 
generally depend on them using setup.py. This is no different for 
Grok-based applications.

Just add whatever you want to setup.py. You don't even need to include 
their ZCML, as z3c.autoinclude will do that automatically.



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