On Thu, Jul 2, 2009 at 1:32 PM, Nick Coghlanncoghlan@gmail.com wrote:
Yes exactly, I was going to add:
$ python -m distutils.uninstall some_package
A directly executable submodule is an even better idea than making distutils itself executable. Definitely worth mentioning in the PEP in the section on uninstallation support.
The PEP is updated for this, and takes into account several feedback from this thread, (like removing implementation details)
I am working now on describing the behavior with the bdist_* commands