[Distutils] Bootstrap script for package management tool in Python 2.7 (Was: Re: [Python-Dev] At least one package management tool for 2.7)

"Martin v. Löwis" martin at v.loewis.de
Mon Mar 29 22:06:20 CEST 2010

anatoly techtonik wrote:
> So, there won't be any package management tool shipped with Python 2.7
> and users will have to download and install `setuptools` manually as
> before:
> So, do we need a PEP for that? How else can I know if consensus is
> reached? Anybody is willing to elaborate on implementation?

Notice that the first beta release of Python 2.7 will be made on April
3. Any new feature that you propose must be committed by then.

I suggest focusing on Python 3.2 instead.


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