[Setup] Installing Python modules with Unified Installer

Kevin Teague kevin at bud.ca
Sat Dec 15 21:58:07 UTC 2007


The easiest way to work with a particular Python for a particular Plone
installation is to put that Python first on your PATH:

$ export PATH=/opt/Plone-3.0.4/Python-2.4.4/bin:$PATH
$ which python
/opt/Plone-3.0.4/Python-2.4.4/bin/python

For python-lap you should then be able to to:

$ python setup.py install

Note that this is basically the same as this:

$ /opt/Plone-3.0.4/Python-2.4.4/bin/python setup.py install

But manipulating your PATH environment variable just saves you a lot of
typing. You can also create aliases in your shell profile (~/.bashrc on
linux, ~/.profile on Mac OS X) to make it easier to put a particular Python
first on your PATH:

# in your .bashrc or .profile
alias py4prod="export PATH=/opt/Plone-3.0.4/Python-2.4.4/bin:$PATH"
alias py4dev="export PATH=/opt/Plone-3.1/Python-2.4.4/bin:$PATH"

Then on your shell just type:

$ py4prod
$ echo $PATH
$
/opt/Plone-3.0.4/Python-2.4.4/bin:/usr/bin:/bin:/usr/sbin:/sbin:/usr/local/bin:/usr/X11/bin


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