[Distutils] Experience of setuptools' cache design

zooko zooko at zooko.com
Fri Jan 18 21:13:25 CET 2008

On Jan 18, 2008, at 8:06 AM, Jim Fulton wrote:

> I couldn't agree more. And, AFAICT, everyone I know, except Phillip,
> agrees that this is a bad feature.

For what it is worth, this is one of (several) blockers preventing  
Twisted from using setuptools:


(Note: I am not a Twisted devel, and even if the issue described in  
ticket #230, comment:6 were solved, there are probably still a lot of  
other reasons why the Twisted devels wouldn't use setuptools.



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