[Zope] Install 2.9.2 fails with "error: must supply either home or prefix/exec-prefix -- not both"

Dieter Maurer dieter at handshake.de
Mon Apr 17 15:17:40 EDT 2006

Jerry Westrick wrote at 2006-4-16 21:49 +0200:
> ...
>option dict for 'install' command:
>  {'home': ('command line', '/opt/zope'),
>   'prefix': ('/usr/lib64/python2.4/distutils/distutils.cfg', '/usr/local'),
>   'skip_build': ('command line', 1)}

Here you see the problem:

  The command line defines "home" and your system's
  "distutils" configuration defines "prefix".

  And "distutils" is unhappy because it does not know where
  to install.

I think, your system's "distutils" should not globally define "prefix".


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