[Distutils] PATCH: Expanded tarball abilites

Fred L. Drake, Jr. fdrake@acm.org
Wed, 26 Apr 2000 15:34:17 -0400 (EDT)

Greg Ward writes:
 > Okee-dokey.  If anyone's interested, it would still be mildly
 > interesting and useful to detect GNU tar and use the -z option, and to
 > detect GNU tar >= 1.13 and use the "base directory" option.  Not
 > essential, but it's one of those things that makes the Distutils look

  Sounds like extraneous cruft to me.


Fred L. Drake, Jr.	  <fdrake at acm.org>
Corporation for National Research Initiatives