[Distutils] MANIFEST generation

Alexandre Fayolle Alexandre.Fayolle at logilab.fr
Thu Sep 25 05:31:21 EDT 2003

On Thu, Sep 25, 2003 at 10:50:56AM +0200, M.-A. Lemburg wrote:
> I always delete the MANIFEST before building a new release. That
> seems to do the trick.

Of course, this does the trick. But doing so also feels a lot like
working around a bug or an unwanted feature. 

If people agree on that, I can work on a patch to change this behaviour.
Unless of course some distutil users actually rely on this.  

Alexandre Fayolle
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