On Jan 24, 2015, at 10:17 AM, Donald Stufft firstname.lastname@example.org wrote:
Or you have things like pdb++ which needs to replace the pdb import because a lot of tools only have a flag like —pdb and do not provide a way to switch it to a different import. The sys.path ordering means that pdb++ has to do hacks in its setup.py which means it won’t be compatible with Wheel files or with a world where sdists don’t use a setup.py.
Sorry, forgot to link this https://bitbucket.org/antocuni/pdb/src/4669c3747a396e3766173feb40ebece32ab08...
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