[Zope3-Users] Buildout query
fairwinds at eastlink.ca
Fri Nov 24 16:09:54 EST 2006
Hi Kapil. Many thanks for your reply. I will be sure to look at this.
Examining a few real applications that make use of buildout should
definitely help make things clearer.
Kapil Thangavelu wrote:
> infrae's documentlibrary looks like a good example of using the buildout
> machinery for a custom application.
> On Fri, 24 Nov 2006 13:57:25 -0600, David Pratt <fairwinds at eastlink.ca>
>> It is perhaps a bit too early for this discussion. All I can say is
>> that it is getting tougher to keep track of packages and dependencies
>> when you want to mix and match for different instances with packages
>> of different versions coming from private and public repository
>> sources. Given that there are packages I want to remove (packages I
>> don't use), replace (like a custom zodb so that I don't need to change
>> zodb imports all over the place) or add in z3 just adds to the mix. It
>> would be great if someone could paint a clear picture of the best way
>> to deal with this so the packaging is more transparent and less of a
>> distraction for development. Many thanks.
>> David Pratt wrote:
>>> I am just beginning to look at buildout. I want to be able to combine
>>> my z3 packages with some of z3's, also replacing some of z3's
>>> packages for customized versions of the same package. Is anyone doing
>>> this or similar yet that they might comment on how useful buildout is
>>> on anything more complicated. Many thanks.
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