[Distutils] Problem with buildout and zc.recipe.cmmi

Tarek Ziadé ziade.tarek at gmail.com
Sat Dec 12 17:26:28 CET 2009

On Sat, Dec 12, 2009 at 5:08 PM, kiorky <kiorky at cryptelium.net> wrote:
> Tarek Ziadé a écrit :
>> On Sat, Dec 12, 2009 at 3:06 PM, Tarek Ziadé <ziade.tarek at gmail.com> wrote:
>>> On Sat, Dec 12, 2009 at 2:56 PM, Reinout van Rees <reinout at vanrees.org> wrote:
>> Ok this is fixed now. 0.6.10 released
>> I think we should work on adding a functional test in Distribute, that
>> runs some zc.buildout scripts
>> to make sure this doesn't happen again
> This can break zc.recipe.egg also, other relative recipes around, and other
> stuff doing magic with 'setuptools/pkg_resources'. Is there no other way to
> break backward compatibility, in the 0.6.x?

There are hundreds of way to break things :)

IOW everytime a change is made, there's a potential risk. Functional
tests may help


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