Bug 519615

Summary: Review Request: python-virtualenv - Virtual Python Environment builder
Product: [Fedora] Fedora Reporter: Peter Halliday <phalliday>
Component: Package ReviewAssignee: Nobody's working on this, feel free to take it <nobody>
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance <extras-qa>
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Last Closed: 2009-08-28 12:42:33 UTC Type: ---
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Description Peter Halliday 2009-08-27 02:33:04 UTC
Spec URL: http://www.excelsiorsystems.net/media/files/python-virtualenv.spec
SRPM URL: http://www.excelsiorsystems.net/media/files/python-virtualenv-1.3.3-1.fc11.src.rpm
    virtualenv is a tool to create isolated Python environments.

    The basic problem being addressed is one of dependencies and versions,
    and indirectly permissions.  Imagine you have an application that
    needs version 1 of LibFoo, but another application requires version
    2.  How can you use both these applications?  If you install
    everything into ``/usr/lib/python2.4/site-packages`` (or whatever your
    platform's standard location is), it's easy to end up in a situation
    where you unintentionally upgrade an application that shouldn't be

Comment 1 Peter Halliday 2009-08-28 12:42:33 UTC
I just recognize taht this duplicates 460182.

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of bug 460182 ***