how to install packages correctly(without upip,manually)

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nodepythoner
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how to install packages correctly(without upip,manually)

Post by nodepythoner » Thu May 09, 2019 8:21 am

I installed picoweb package to sd card. i just copyed files from github to sd card.
but i can access to this package only in directory where is my package
i want to make package global
also i found sdist_upip.py and setup.py files. what they are doing?
i think that i installed packages incorrectly, help!

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Re: how to install packages correctly(without upip,manually)

Post by jimmo » Thu May 09, 2019 10:17 am

I can't speak to picoweb or upip, but seeing as you asked about installing things manually: you can append additional paths to find modules to sys.path.

See https://docs.micropython.org/en/latest/ ... l#sys.path

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Re: how to install packages correctly(without upip,manually)

Post by nodepythoner » Thu May 09, 2019 12:50 pm

thank you, it works well
but i dont understand what sdist_upip.py and setup.py files are doing

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