[Distutils] Importing non-default versions (was Re: Annoucing distribute project
Phillip J. Eby
pje at telecommunity.com
Wed Sep 24 19:40:37 CEST 2008
At 04:16 PM 9/24/2008 +0200, Matthias Klose wrote:
> - os distributors usually try to minimize the versions they include,
> trying to just ship one version. This single version is installed
> with --single-version-externally-managed, so that it can be
> imported without any pkg_resouces magic and fiddling with pth
> files. Unfortunately then it is not possible to use/import another
> version using pkg_resources.
Can we resolve this by simply documenting the __requires__ "feature"?
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