[Product-Developers] p4a.plonecalendar installation issues
locher.hanspeter at googlemail.com
Tue Jul 1 09:37:45 UTC 2008
Plone4Artist offers a variety of very good
addon products for Plone, with great functionality.
But the installation procedure is a nightmare.
It seems there's no way to install
p4a.plonecalendar in a buildout environment the usal way.
There are lot's of broken eggs on pypi, or eggs which declare
dependencies to broken eggs ( like p4a.plonecalendar
requiring p4a.calendar==1.1b1 (which is a broken egg without
At the moment there seems to be no sane way of installation other than
using a buildout with varius develop eggs, svn checkouts, and so on,
which shouldn't be necessary for deployment.
It would be pity, if bad packaging prohibits wider use of the products.
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