[Distutils] Distutils 1.0 code freeze: Oct 1
Tue Sep 26 22:41:42 2000
On 26 September 2000, Andrew Kuchling said:
> How about the directory caching problem when doing multiple builds in
> a single Python process?
Yep, that one slipped through the cracks all right -- thanks!
> (Reported by me in
> I'm willing to write a patch, if given guidance on what to write.
grep dir_util.py for '_path_cache'. Couldn't hurt to grep *.py, but if
any other module is referring to a leading-underscore variable, somebody
needs to be slapped with the proverbial wet noodle! ... lessee... yep,
just 'mkpath()' and 'remove_tree()' use it. Both will probably need to
be changed to use absolute paths. Shouldn't be hard, and I approve. Go