[wingide-users] Dealing with eggs

Vania Smrkovski vania at pandorasdream.com
Thu Aug 24 09:38:17 MDT 2006


They created and distributed a script to do this.  I can't remember exactly
how it's supposed to be implemented, but the script is found in C:\Program
Files\Wing IDE 2.1\src\wingutils (on a PC).  I think they documented its use
somewhere.

On 8/24/06, Walker Hale <walkerh at picoscript.com> wrote:
>
> If having the uncompressed egg turns out to be problematic, I believe
> there
> is another less pleasant option.
>
> Isn't it possible to create .pi files that serve to document the
> interfaces
> for Wing? I remember that Wing comes with several .pi files that document
> the non-Python parts of the standard library. This is how auto completion
> works for dict and list.
>
> Of course creating (and maintaining) such files is so tedious, that just
> adding an extracted egg to your sys.path is usually the better option.
> IMHO,
> you would only do this if either (1) trickery inside the .py files
> confused
> Wing or (2) adding the .py files to your path somehow caused problems.
>
> -Walker
>
> -----Original Message-----
> From: wingide-users-bounces at wingware.com
> [mailto:wingide-users-bounces at wingware.com] On Behalf Of Wingware Support
> Sent: Thursday, August 24, 2006 9:40 AM
> To: Matt Feifarek
> Cc: wingide-users at wingware.com
> Subject: Re: [wingide-users] Dealing with eggs
>
> On Wed, 23 Aug 2006, Matt Feifarek wrote:
> > On 8/23/06, Wingware Support <support at wingware.com> wrote:
> > >
> > > We hope to add egg and zip support as soon as possible as this seems
> > > to be more and more common (but of course it's lower priority than
> > > things for which there is no work-around).
> >
> > Hmm.
> >
> > Thanks.
> >
> > So, is the recommended work-around to just extract the egg into
> > someplace on sys.path?
>
> For the moment, yes.
>
> - Stephan
>
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