Author tarek
Recipients pitrou, r.david.murray, tarek
Date 2009-10-20.15:21:10
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> Well, that makes it the user-specific equivalent of /usr or /usr/local.
> Do you put your configuration files in /usr/local ? 
> Why put them in .local ?

The distutils.cfg file is located in the distutils package itself !

So the target is ~/.local/pythonX.X/site-packages/distutils/distutils.cfg

(sorry if that was unclear)

Now, I would totally agree to have a better ~/.NAME to reunite
user-specific *configuration* file for Python, but that would be yet
another directory for user-specific Python files.
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