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pypm install zope.optionalextension

How to install zope.optionalextension

  1. Download and install ActivePython
  2. Open Command Prompt
  3. Type pypm install zope.optionalextension
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version 1.1 on Jan 5th, 2011

zope.optionalextension README

This package provides a distutils extension for building optional C extensions. It is intended for use in projects which have a Python reference implementation of one or more features, and which can function without needing any C extensions to be successfully compiled.

Using the Command with bare distutils

In the setup.py for your package:

from distutils.core import setup

      command_packages = ['zope.optionalextension',

You need to ensure that zope.optionalextension is installed first yourself.

Using the Command with bare setuptools

In the setup.py for your package:

from setuptools import setup


zope.optionalextension Changelog

1.1 (2010-07-03)
  • Make the package work as a distutils command_packages plugin.
1.0 (2010-07-03)
  • Extracted from zope.i18nmessageid 3.5.0.

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Last updated Jan 5th, 2011

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