[Distutils] zc.buildout fails to use system-installed dep?
mailing at franzoni.eu
Thu Dec 9 00:35:17 CET 2010
On Wed, Dec 8, 2010 at 8:10 PM, Barry Warsaw <barry at python.org> wrote:
> Why do we have symlinks in the first place? It's because Debian and Ubuntu
> support multiple active versions of Python at the same time. Once Python 2 is
> killed off and we're all using >= Python 3.2, we can get rid of even this
> cruft. That's the major reason why I worked on PEPs 3147 and 3149.
It might be a long time indeed. Python 2.7 will probably keep up for
> I'm using zc.buildout 1.5.2 on Ubuntu 10.10 for Mailman 3. There is a known
> bug related to namespace packages, which force you to use
> include-site-packages=false in your buildout.cfg. Here's the bug report:
> Gary is assigned to the bug but there is as yet no resolution.
It's the very same error and the same workaround is suggested, but I
don't see enough proof that the reason behind such error lies within
namespace_packages. I'll make some tests in the next days and I'll
check whether it's the case.
contact me at public@[mysurname].eu
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