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Setting up easy_install

Posted by admin May 5th, 2010

Many python packages suggest using ‘easy_install‘ to install them. How do you get easy_install working if its not present on your system.
Download the correct egg for your python version from http://pypi.python.org/pypi/setuptools.
Run the egg as if it were a shell script (which it is). For example sh xxx.egg
There are various options for changing defaults for if [...]