[Distutils] Bug in setuptool's findall

Chris Withers chris at simplistix.co.uk
Wed Sep 30 15:29:03 CEST 2009

Aaron Staley wrote:
> This unfortunately will not follow directory symlinks (as followlinks is 
> set to false in os.walk by default).  This is NOT the behavior of the 
> original findall; oddly enough, the new findall actually produces bugs 
> relative to distutil's.

You'll likely have more response if you try `distribute` and see if you 
can reproduce there. Tarek may actually fix it ;-)


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