[Python-Dev] What happened to Setup.local's functionality?
Guido van Rossum
Mon, 29 Jan 2001 10:57:12 -0500
> I just remembered Modules/Setup.local. I peeked at mine and noticed it had
> been zeroed out. I then copied a version of it over from another machine
> and reran make a couple times. Makesetup ran but nothing mentioned in
> Setup.local got built.
> I don't think 2.1 can be released without providing a way for users to
> recover from this change. I didn't see anything obvious in setup.py. Am I
> missing something?
Well, Module/Setup is still used, so it should be trivial to add
Setup.local back too.
--Guido van Rossum (home page: http://www.python.org/~guido/)