[Python-Dev] PEP 250, site-python, site-packages

Thomas Wouters thomas@xs4all.net
Tue, 3 Jul 2001 15:00:03 +0200

On Tue, Jul 03, 2001 at 02:53:11PM +0200, Gregor Hoffleit wrote:

> Right, I forgot about that. It's not so bad for Debian though, since
> most of our packages byte-compile the stuff only when unpacking the
> package. Since installation of a new python-base package recompiles the
> complete site-packages tree (but not yet site-python, you got me ;-),
> we're not hurt by that problem.

What about when you want to have multiple python versions, like python
1.5.2, 2.0.1, 2.1.1 and 2.2-CVS-snapshot ? :-)

Thomas Wouters <thomas@xs4all.net>

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