[Distutils] Package install failures in 2.6.3 - setuptools vs Distribute

Lennart Regebro regebro at gmail.com
Mon Oct 5 17:03:48 CEST 2009

2009/10/5 K. Richard Pixley <rich at noir.com>:
> This would be a problem if distribute were in general release.  It's not.
>  It's clearly a development branch which is intended to move quickly.

No, this is incorrect. The 0.6-branch is not intended to move quickly,
it is in bugfix mode.
It is moving quickly only because some major bugfixes has been made,
but it's not a development branch, that's 0.7, which isn't released.

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