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docs Update default copyright year Add README Match the filename of the README


This is what I use to package up Python (mostly Django apps) packages.


  • git clone
  • cd your-project-directory
  • Make sure your package is not at the root of your project directory (e.g. your-project-directory/your_package)
  • cp -r ../python-setup-template/* .
  • Doing this you should end up with a and docs/ as peers to your your_package directory.
  • Edit the docs/Makefile and change the name of the PROJECT variable to match your package name.
  • Edit the docs/ and set the different variables to the approprate values.
  • Write your documentation you can use the provided stubs, but they are mostly what I use to document Django apps so I leave them in here.
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