[Python-projects] namespace packages support?

F. Oliver Gathmann gathmann at cenix-bioscience.com
Fri Apr 10 14:37:20 CEST 2009

On 10.04.2009 10:18 Uhr, Sylvain Thénault wrote:
> On 09 avril 14:57, F. Oliver Gathmann wrote:
>> Hello!
> Hi,
>> I am trying to re-package a monolithic library I am maintaining into a
>> number of small, easy-installable packages, using the "namespace
>> packages" feature of setuptools. However, I am having trouble to have
>> pylint cooperate with the layout of my project.
>> In looking for a solution to my problem I realized that the various
>> logilab packages make themselves heavy use of namespace packages, so I
>> investigated more closely how pylint copes with the layout of its own
>> dependent packages.
> well, we do that because we have to to support easy_install, but we don't use this internally since we're happy debian users.
> FYI information, there is already a ticket about namespace packages support:
> http://www.logilab.org/ticket/8796
Thank you very much for pointing that out to me! At least now I know 
that I'm not misconfiguring pylint somehow.



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