[Distutils] comparing version strings?

Adam GROSZER agroszer at gmail.com
Fri Jun 25 11:43:26 CEST 2010

Hello Chris,

from distutils.version import StrictVersion



Friday, June 25, 2010, 11:34:59 AM, you wrote:

CW> Hi All,

CW> Is there any any in setuptools/distutils/anything else that I can use to
CW> compare version strings using the same rules as setuptools?

CW> ie: sort the following list of versions:

CW> 1.0
CW> 2.0dev-r22542-20100623
CW> 2.0dev-r22553-20100624
CW> 2.0

CW> ...etc

CW> cheers,

CW> Chris

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 Adam GROSZER                            mailto:agroszer at gmail.com
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