.egg-info is Python Egg data

Key Features: .EGG-INFO File Extension

Features Description
File Extension .egg-info
Format N/A
Created by Python Software Foundation
Category Source code and script

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  1. How to open:
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What is an .EGG-INFO file?

The egg-info file extension is mainly related to so called Python Eggs.  A "Python egg" is a logical structure embodying the release of a specific version of a Python project, comprising its code, resources, and metadata.

The egg-info file or directory is placed *adjacent* to the  project's code and resources, that directly contains the project's metadata.

How to open:

Probably can be viewed and edited in any text editor.

How to convert:

Probably cannot be converted to anything else.

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Source code and script


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