[Distutils] Easy Install/setuptools installer for Python 2.6 on Windows
david.lyon at preisshare.net
Tue Jun 30 00:26:16 CEST 2009
On Mon, 29 Jun 2009 13:54:11 -0400, "Ray, Scott (SL)" <slray at dow.com>
> I recently installed Python 2.6.2 on MS Windows and would like to get
> Easy Install/setuptools working. The associated download page
> (http://pypi.python.org/pypi/setuptools) provides MS Windows .EXE
> installers for Python versions 2.3 - 2.5 only. Are there any prospects
> for a 2.6 installer? Or is there another reasonably straightforward way
> to get Easy Install/setuptools built and installed?
The easiest way is download the Python Package Manager at:
It extends easy_install and will automatically install the
correct version of setuptools/easyinstall when you go
to install a package.
It also provides pypi search capability and a deinstall function
which can come in handy.
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