>> EGG-INFO file

EGG-INFO file format description

Many people share .egg-info files without attaching instructions on how to use it. Yet it isn’t evident for everyone which program a .egg-info file can be edited, converted or printed with. On this page, we try to provide assistance for handling .egg-info files.

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.egg-info - Python Egg Metadata

The EGG-INFO development files are related to Python. EGG-INFO file is a Python Egg Metadata. A Python Egg is a logical structure embodying the release of a specific version of a Python project, comprising its code, resources, and metadata.

Development files
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Python Egg Metadata related extensions:
Python Decimal Arithmetic Based Test Cases Data
Python Egg Package
Python Egg Link
Python Pickle
Python Path Configuration
Python Script

Naturally, other applications may also use the .egg-info file extension. Even harmful programs can create .egg-info files. Be especially cautious with .egg-info files coming from an unknown source!

Can't open a .egg-info file?

When you double-click a file to open it, Windows examines the filename extension. If Windows recognizes the filename extension, it opens the file in the program that is associated with that filename extension. When Windows does not recognize a filename extension, you receive the following message:

Windows can't open this file:


To open this file, Windows needs to know what program you want to use to open it. Windows can go online to look it up automatically, or you can manually select one from a list of programs that are installed on your computer.

To avoid this error, you need to set the file association correctly.

Operating systems currently supports the following operating systems:

Windows XP/Vista, Windows 7/8, Windows 10, CentOS, Debian GNU/Linux, Ubuntu Linux, FreeBSD, Mac OS X, iOS, Android

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