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python setuptools review by Jay B.
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"Useful Python Package Handling Tool"

What do you like best?

Setuptools is extremely easy to implement in your code; after installing Setuptools, simply use an import statement in your code to access its many features.

What do you dislike?

There isn't really much to compare this package to; you either need it in your development environment or you don't.

Recommendations to others considering the product

This product is extremely easy to pick up. The creators have done an excellent job of documenting the various features.

What business problems are you solving with the product? What benefits have you realized?

Currently using this tool to handle and deploy Python code in live environments.

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python setuptools review by Mirian M.
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"python setuptools"

What do you like best?

It facilitates the packaging of projects based on python, very used, easy to implement and many useful functions for the programming code.

What do you dislike?

It is not a necessary package for the programming area but it is an additional utility for the simplification of some processes

Recommendations to others considering the product

Use it, ease of use.

What business problems are you solving with the product? What benefits have you realized?

Simplication of processes and multiple integration aids when programming

What Python Package solution do you use?

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"Python setup tools is great for astronomical analysis projects "

What do you like best?

I like that it is very easy to install and remains up to date with current python versions and compatibility. It is great for packaging python projects.

What do you dislike?

Installing it with options other than pip, such as conda or home-brew would be convenient.

Recommendations to others considering the product

Setuptools is a great software for managing python projects.

What business problems are you solving with the product? What benefits have you realized?

I am able to easy manage research projects that involve many files for programs. Setuptools easily collates it together.

python setuptools review by LeeAnn L.
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"The only way to go"

What do you like best?

Makes packaging a breeze. The ability to add platform specifics is heaven sent.

What do you dislike?

Nothing. It does exactly what is should.

What business problems are you solving with the product? What benefits have you realized?

Speeds up packaging of projects

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"Background tools for most python2 packages "

What do you like best?

It really helps in eliminating a lot of small dependencies required for various packages and libraries in Python.

What do you dislike?

Installing this with pip sometimes create errors in packages due to bad versions.

Recommendations to others considering the product

Bring more stability in terms of versioning across packages..

What business problems are you solving with the product? What benefits have you realized?

So, this tool isn't directly involved but required to be installed for little nuances behind packages like numpy, matplotlib.. Etc

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"Best tool for python package management "

What do you like best?

Easy to create packages. you just have to setup a config file and directory structure

What do you dislike?

Nothing really. Python does come pre installed with most of the linux distros now thus it is easy to set it up

What business problems are you solving with the product? What benefits have you realized?

Shipping python packages.

It is easy to just bundle your python package and deploy it to other server

python setuptools review by User in Computer Software
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"Python setuptools - Review"

What do you like best?

This package development library makes it easier to package Python projects.

What do you dislike?

It can be initially confusing to use, but there is a good amount of online support for it.

What business problems are you solving with the product? What benefits have you realized?

It was used in order to facilitate packaging Python projects.

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"Setuptools review"

What do you like best?

easy to use with the automatic package version collecting for the python package.

What do you dislike?

The egg introduced by setuptools is considered to be deprecated ( replaced by wheel)

Recommendations to others considering the product

It's better to use wheel.

What business problems are you solving with the product? What benefits have you realized?

making installable python packages.

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