[Distutils] Odd limitation in packaging/distutils2

Paul Moore p.f.moore at gmail.com
Thu Nov 3 17:53:04 CET 2011

On 3 November 2011 16:45, Éric Araujo <merwok at netwok.org> wrote:
> I wouldn’t do that: It would trick Python into thinking it’s installed
> without actually doing all the things that make it installed.

Agreed, it's not good. It's just that I don't know (on Windows) what
things *do* make a Python build "installed". I'll see if I can find a
definitive statement from somewhere...


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