[Distutils] sdist.py::findall chokes on broken links

Andrew Kuchling akuchlin@mems-exchange.org
Fri, 14 Jul 2000 11:31:51 -0400

On Fri, Jul 14, 2000 at 03:56:41PM +0200, Bastian Kleineidam wrote:
>I replaced the stat() calls with os.path.{isfile,islink,isdir}. This is
>somewhat more robust. The new findall is now a member function of the
>sdist class so I can use self.announce to warn about broken links.

The reorganization, though minor, is enough to make me shy about
checking it in without Greg's approval.  I'd encourage you to go to
the SourceForge patch manager for Python
(http://sourceforge.net/patch/?group_id=5470) and check it in, so it
doesn't get lost.