[PEAK] setuptools distribution tarball name

Phillip J. Eby pje at telecommunity.com
Mon Jul 2 11:41:55 EDT 2007

At 12:21 PM 7/2/2007 +0400, Timur Izhbulatov wrote:
>And if I do declaration with direct link to the tarball
>     install_requires = [
>         'smbpasswd >= 1.0',
>     ],
>     dependency_links = [
>     ],
>easy_install ignores the link because the file name doesn't match 
>and fails to find the tarball.
>Is it still possible to somehow handle this dependency automatically?

Try adding "#egg=smbpasswd-1.0.1" to the end of the dependency link 
that points directly to the tarball.

You might also suggest that the author either officially change the 
package name to py-smbpasswd, or else not rename the tarball to make 
it look like it is.  :)

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