[Distutils] Package install failures in 2.6.3 - setuptools vs Distribute
regebro at gmail.com
Sat Oct 3 22:08:30 CEST 2009
2009/10/3 Ned Deily <nad at acm.org>:
> This is not a good experience for users. Unless I'm missing something
> (and I hope I am), this issue really can't be hand-waved away.
It's unfortunate that this comes in a minor release. But at the same
time we can hardly avoid fixing bugs just because setuptools isn't
getting updated at the moment. It's a lose-lose situation.
As I see it this will speed up adaptation of Distribute. Word will
spread. It's not ideal, but then it's not a perfect world.
Lennart Regebro: Python, Zope, Plone, Grok
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