[Zope3-Users] Re: Using svn checkout with zc packages

Benji York benji at zope.com
Mon Jul 30 12:47:16 EDT 2007

Jeff Shell wrote:
> Getting started as eggs is one thing. Moving code that is not in an
> egg format is another, particularly in a system like CVS which is
> brain dead about directories. But I think I just need to revisit the
> CVS manual for this.

Normally little or nothing more than giving your code a setup.py is 
required to "eggify" it.  You can use CVS checkouts to create develop 
eggs as a transitional step.

> We're stuck with CVS for now, for better or worse. And my vague
> understanding of development eggs (which is next to nil) is that
> they're biased towards SVN.

Not that I'm aware of.  You should be able to use CVS just fine.
Benji York
Senior Software Engineer
Zope Corporation

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