[Distutils] the virtualenv-distribute mess
chris at simplistix.co.uk
Tue Oct 20 12:29:38 CEST 2009
Tres Seaver wrote:
>> Huh? Why? I just don't buy this. We've effectively had a bdfl
>> pronouncement that setuptools is dead. distribute 0.6 *is* now the "live
>> supported setuptools" so any project that relies on the package called
>> "setuptools" should now be using the "distribute" distribution...
> Are you being wilfully ignorant here, Chris? he BDFL doesn't "control"
> setuptools, because it is a *third party package*.
Why is why an area as fundamentally important as this should be in the
stdlib and not at the whim of third party developers ;-)
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