Python setuptools

setuptools is a collection of enhancements to the Python distutils that allow you to more easily build and distribute Python packages, especially ones that have dependencies on other packages.

You can easily install setuptools to work with your version of Python. (Note that virtualenv will set up setuptools automatically.)

[server]$ mkdir ${HOME}/soft
[server]$ cd ${HOME}/soft
[server]$ wget http://peak.telecommunity.com/dist/ez_setup.py
[server]$ python ez_setup.py

Now you have the easy_install script installed in your ${RUN}/bin directory.

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