[Zope-CMF] Problem with offline buildout

Hanno Schlichting hanno at hannosch.eu
Thu Jan 21 06:29:03 EST 2010

On Thu, Jan 21, 2010 at 9:44 AM, Charlie Clark <charlie at begeistert.org> wrote:
> It would be nice if that was the case but I get the same problem on OS X:
> """
> We have no distributions for Products.CMFCore that satisfies
> 'Products.CMFCore'.
> Getting distribution for 'Products.CMFCore'.
> Running easy_install:
> /opt/local/Library/Frameworks/Python.framework/Versions/2.6/Resources/Python.app/Contents/MacOS/Python
> "-c" "from setuptools.command.easy_install import main; main()" "-mUNxd"
> "/Users/charlieclark/Sites/zurich/eggs/tmpegx0OT" "-q"
> "/Users/charlieclark/Sites/zurich/downloads/dist/Products.CMFCore-2.2.0.tar.gz"
> path=/opt/local/Library/Frameworks/Python.framework/Versions/2.6/lib/python2.6/site-packages
> Download error: [Errno 8] nodename nor servname provided, or not known --
> Some packages may not be found!
> Couldn't find index page for 'eggtestinfo' (maybe misspelled?)
> """
> setuptools wants to check something online even thought it has everything
> it needs.

This is an entirely unrelated issue to the one you had on Windows.

In this case the CMF packages all have the following in their setup.py:


It seems setup requirements (compared to the usual install
requirements) aren't put into the buildout download cache.


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