[IronPython] Fwd: Status updated to Closed for Issue: distutils "install" command will not install a simple module. [IronPython: 28530]
vernondcole at gmail.com
Sun Feb 20 07:06:04 CET 2011
You are right to close this bug -- I made a bad report based on an
incorrect assumption. But I would not have been led astray if the error
message had not been so obscure. It should SAY just exactly what you said:
"elevation is required." IMHO the distutils error reporting should be
My question for you: Is IronPython distutils a special version (and we can
fix it here) or straight from the Python Standard Library (and it must be
Perhaps I can supply a patch, but I need to know where to send it.
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Subject: Status updated to Closed for Issue: distutils "install" command
will not install a simple module. [IronPython: 28530]
To: vernondcole at gmail.com
User jdhardy <http://www.codeplex.com/site/users/view/jdhardy> has updated
Issue: distutils "install" command will not install a simple module..
Status has changed from Proposed to Closed with the following comment,
"This is 'By Design'. Elevation is required to write to C:\Program Files."
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