[SciPy-dev] Always including lapack_lite and blas_lite in sdist
oliphant at ee.byu.edu
Sun Oct 2 17:32:53 CDT 2005
Pearu Peterson wrote:
> Using `sdist in sys.argv` works but not in general. scipy.distutils
> supports a general solution that in addition to the above problem, it
> can handle cases where configuration depends also on a platform (e.g.
> creating distributions on different platfrom from where it will be used).
> So, I wouldn't use `sdist in sys.argv` but methods provided by
> scipy.distutils. For example, using depends keyword argument to
> Configuration.add_extension method, or functions that can filter out
> unnecessary sources, etc. If you have already used `sdist in
> sys.argv`, that's ok, just I may replace this approach with another one.
Great, I was hoping you would find a better solution. 'sdist' in
sys.argv seems like a bit of a hack.
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