[Distutils] How to force installing setuptools instead of distribute ?

David Cournapeau cournape at gmail.com
Thu Jul 1 11:56:46 CEST 2010


On Thu, Jul 1, 2010 at 6:10 PM, Tarek Ziadé <ziade.tarek at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Thu, Jul 1, 2010 at 10:50 AM, Tarek Ziadé <ziade.tarek at gmail.com> wrote:
> [..]
>>
>> So as I told you many time, if you want to help, add an issue in the tracker,
>> or help us fixing this bug by providing a patch :)
>
> I am sorry about this, I didn't see that you did provide a patch for #142.
>
> I am lacking of time at this point, so I have added you in the bitbucket,
> so please could you push your fix ?

I could, but I would rather not without someone reviewing it. I really
don't know this code, I just copied from setuptools code. The
pkg_resources code is so convoluted that I don't have any idea on how
my patch works within the whole thing.

David


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