[Distutils] buildout's tests fail for me

Jim Fulton jim at zope.com
Tue Sep 1 12:26:25 CEST 2009

On Tue, Sep 1, 2009 at 3:42 AM, Reinout van Rees<reinout at vanrees.org> wrote:
> - Is this something I really should fix in my own setup?
> - Is there a known fix that can be applied to the test setup?

Yes. Use a clean Python built from source with nothing in site-packages.

To build the buildout checkout, use dev.py, which is a special
bootstrap used when working on buildout itself.


Jim Fulton

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