wheel pack <wheel_directory>
Repack a previously unpacked wheel file.
This command can be used to repack a wheel file after its contents have been modified.
This is the equivalent of
zip -r <wheel_file> <wheel_directory> except that it regenerates the
RECORD file which contains hashes of all included files.
Directory to put the new wheel file into.
Override the build tag in the new wheel file name
Unpack a wheel, add a dummy module and then repack it (with a new build number):
$ wheel unpack someproject-1.5.0-py2-py3-none.whl Unpacking to: ./someproject-1.5.0 $ touch someproject-1.5.0/somepackage/module.py $ wheel pack --build-number 2 someproject-1.5.0 Repacking wheel as ./someproject-1.5.0-2-py2-py3-none.whl...OK