[Distutils] The new MSI given by Python 2.7

cool-RR cool-rr at cool-rr.com
Thu Dec 23 20:00:05 CET 2010

I'm making a release of my project today, and I noticed that the MSI created
by Python 2.7 when doing `bdist_msi` does not seem to be attached to a
specific Python version.

Is it safe to supply it for users of Python 2.5-2.7? (My package is

When uploading to PyPI, I'm forced to choose a single Python version for the
MSI. What do I do? I don't want people to be mislead to think that it's an
MSI only for 2.6 when it works for 2.5-2.7. I tried uploading the same file
for all three versions, but PyPI didn't allow this, telling me I already
uploaded that file.

Please help, I want to make a release today.

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