[Distutils] more clashes between 'build' and 'bdist_wininst'

Thomas Heller theller at python.net
Thu Sep 18 15:17:27 EDT 2003


"Ivan R. Judson" <judson at mcs.anl.gov> writes:

> I'm new to the list, but I would argue that if the line doesn't functionally
> matter then the next important point is user/developer expectation (ie, I
> *expect* that line to point to something relevant, or it shouldn't be
> there). Therefore, I'd propose the behavior change on windows to either:
>
> 1) point to the correct python, or
> 2) be removed so it's not confusing.

Sounds sensible. Does anyone care enough to write a patch?

Thomas




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