[Distutils] The problem with Setuptools on Python 3.
pje at telecommunity.com
Mon Apr 20 17:07:39 CEST 2009
At 10:19 AM 4/20/2009 +0200, Lennart Regebro wrote:
>I don't have a good solution to this, unless we can drop setuptools
>dependency on setuptools completely, and just use plain distutils for
>installing and testing setuptools.
I still don't understand why you can't have a setup3.py that uses
only distutils, in order to run the build2to3 on. Am I missing something?
i.e., ISTM that you should be able to do something like:
python3 setup3.py build_2to3
python3 setup.py test (or whatever)
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