[Distutils] [final version?] PEP 513 - A Platform Tag for Portable Linux Built Distributions

Glyph Lefkowitz glyph at twistedmatrix.com
Wed Feb 17 07:17:25 EST 2016

> On Feb 17, 2016, at 2:17 AM, David Cournapeau <cournape at gmail.com> wrote:
> Sure, but the people I tend to see using `sudo pip` are not the kind of users where that distinction is very useful.

It's hair-splitting but probably correct hair-splitting in terms of how it's detected.

> If there were a different simple, reliable way to avoid installing in system python, I would be happy to change my own recommendations during sprints, talks, etc...

Are you recommending 'sudo pip' right now?  Why not 'sudo virtualenv', then?

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