[Python-checkins] r79893 - peps/trunk/pep-0376.txt
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Wed Apr 7 15:29:07 CEST 2010
Date: Wed Apr 7 15:29:07 2010
New Revision: 79893
fixes from python-dev feedback
--- peps/trunk/pep-0376.txt (original)
+++ peps/trunk/pep-0376.txt Wed Apr 7 15:29:07 2010
@@ -219,9 +219,13 @@
Here's an example of a RECORD file (extract)::
@@ -275,7 +279,7 @@
file. It accepts ``--requested`` and ``--no-requested`` options to explicitly
specify whether the file is created.
-If a package that was already installed on the system as a dependency
+If a distribution that was already installed on the system as a dependency
is later installed by name, the distutils ``install`` command will
create the REQUESTED file in the .dist-info directory of the existing
@@ -329,6 +333,10 @@
Iterates over all distributions to find out which distributions uses ``path``.
``path`` can be a local absolute path or a relative '/'-separated path.
+ A local absolute path is an absolute path in which occurrences of '/'
+ have been replaced by the system separator given by ``os.sep``.
@@ -348,7 +356,7 @@
distribution's METADATA file.
- ``requested``: A boolean that indicates whether the REQUESTED
- metadata file is present (in other words, whether the package was
+ metadata file is present (in other words, whether the distribution was
installed by user request).
And following methods:
@@ -520,7 +528,7 @@
An `uninstall` script is added in Distutils. and is used like this::
- $ python -m distutils.uninstall packagename
+ $ python -m distutils.uninstall projectname
Notice that script doesn't control if the removal of a distribution breaks
another distribution. Although it makes sure that all the files it removes
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