[Distutils] Comments on Python 3 support for Distribute.

Tarek Ziadé ziade.tarek at gmail.com
Fri Sep 18 15:51:08 CEST 2009

2009/9/18 Lennart Regebro <regebro at gmail.com>:
> 2009/9/18 Alex Grönholm <alex.gronholm at nextday.fi>:
>> This should not be necessary. The run_2to3 keyword argument to setup() is
>> the way to go.
> Yeah, but that's not added. But if all others agree that a keyword is
> better then we should go with that.


>> I haven't had a good chance to check out Martin's work, but
>> if that option is missing, I'll add it.
> Nah, I'll already added it, but not pushed it yet. :) I want
> confirmation from the list, and some more testing.
> (I'm using zope.interface as a testing platform at the moment).

Also, a full example on "how to use distribute with python 3" in the docs/
would be nice to have.

btw, I propose to release 0.6.2 as soon as py3 support has been tested
by a few more people.


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