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A utility to strip and reduce the size of your wheels

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doctor-wheel is an utility to reduce the size of your binary wheels by stripping their .so extensions with GNU strip

It requires strip to be available in PATH, and will refuse to run if it is not found.


doctor-wheel name-of-your-wheel-file.whl name-of-second-wheel-file.whl ...

You can provide as many wheel files as you want. They will be altered in place though. The files will be unzipped to a temporary directory.


pip install doctor-wheel

Change log


  • dropped satella requirement, so made available for Python 2.7

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