[Distutils] Setuptools 0.6c10 release imminent; please test

Tarek Ziadé ziade.tarek at gmail.com
Mon Oct 12 22:55:57 CEST 2009

On Mon, Oct 12, 2009 at 10:25 PM, P.J. Eby <pje at telecommunity.com> wrote:
> But before you do that, be sure to uninstall Distribute completely.  In
> particular, please note that these changes are NOT a merge from Distribute;
> upon review, many of the tracker-submitted patches used as a basis for
> forking were incorrect, incomplete, introduced new bugs, or were not
> addressing the root causes.  (E.g., one of the changes I made fixes three
> superficially unrelated issues in the setuptools bug tracker.)  Even if some
> of the change descriptions are the same in Distribute, many of the fixes are
> implemented quite differently

Mmm, I can't let you say that, that's not true. I've read all your
commit diffs, and I've recognized
similar fixes we've done in Distribute. So this assertion you are
making is pretty vague.

But thanks anyway for this release, we will look at your fixes and
backport them if required in Distribute.


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