[Distutils] Python 2.7 is out and ez_setup.py does not work

P.J. Eby pje at telecommunity.com
Thu Jul 8 02:11:44 CEST 2010

At 09:55 AM 7/7/2010 -0300, Hugo Lopes Tavares wrote:
>Hi guys,
>Python 2.7 was released in July 3, and until now we don't have
>ez_setup.py working for that. It looks for an egg for each python
>version, and nobody has uploaded that.
>There was a guy here last month with problems to install seutptools in
>his Windows, for a similar reason.
>Is there so much problem to release bdists for Python 2.7?
>And if you come and say to download the tarball and later install, I
>was trying to use virtualenv + Python2.7 and virtualenv uses
>ez_setup.py to create virtual environments.
>Could someone upload the bdists and update ez_setup.py?

I'm still getting a proper 2.7 built and packaged for my deployment 
machine.  The new egg will be up soon.

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