[Distutils] [venv] distribute-0.6.35 fails on python 3.3?

Marius Gedminas marius at pov.lt
Wed Mar 6 12:46:29 CET 2013

On Tue, Feb 26, 2013 at 06:52:41PM +0000, Vinay Sajip wrote:
> > > How hard would it be to rewrite distribute to use a common language 
> > > subset instead of relying on 2to3?
> I did this months ago, when doing PEP 405 venv development was getting
> old fast because of the 2to3 delay:
> https://bitbucket.org/vinay.sajip/distribute3
> It's been mentioned on this list, but none of the distribute maintainers
> appear to have picked up on it.

I filed an upstream issue to bring it to their attention:

> It's been a short while (10 Jan 2013) since I synchronised with the
> main repo, but it typically doesn't take all that long to do.
> All the tests pass whenever I merge upstream changes, but I'm not sure
> how much confidence the maintainers have about test coverage and
> whether all tests passing means enough for them to release into the
> wild.

Marius Gedminas
C is quirky, flawed, and an enormous success.
        -- Dennis M. Ritchie
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