Author ronaldoussoren
Recipients ronaldoussoren, tarek
Date 2010-05-11.12:32:45
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The sdist command in distutils calculates the MANIFEST file from a template (by default 

The code in sdist assumes that the contents of MANIFEST only depends on and, which can cause files to be missed when building an sdist.

In particular: given a file that includes all documentation in a 'Doc' subdirectory, using"recursive-include Doc *.txt" in the template, the MANIFEST won't get regenerated when a new file is added to the documentation subdirectory and hence that new file is not included in sdist distributions.
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