[Distutils] easy_install - some thoughts

Kevin Dangoor dangoor at gmail.com
Tue Jul 12 20:45:23 CEST 2005

On 7/12/05, Paul Moore <p.f.moore at gmail.com> wrote:
> By the way, I don't know if the sqlite web page has changed, but your
> standard example of sqlite doesn't work for me:

It may be pysqlite.

> This is with setuptools-0.5a9, btw, I haven't had time to download the
> new version yet (there's no Windows installer, so I'll have to use the
> egg, which shouldn't be hard but I'd rather not compound the issues by
> using a mis-installed package :-))

easy_install -U setuptools

is the easiest way to upgrade. And, once you have the new version, you
will be able to do python -m easy_install -U setuptools to keep up to


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