[Python-Dev] 2.3 startup speed?
Fred L. Drake, Jr.
Fri, 11 Jul 2003 10:16:05 -0400
Jeremy Hylton writes:
> Another obnoxious thing is that site.py imports distutils just for the
> benefit of people running from a build directory. It would be nice to
> find a solution for the build directory that didn't not require a bunch
> of distutils package imports.
Perhaps, but... those imports only happen if it already looks like
you're running from a build directory, so they don't impact the
imports for an installed Python.
Fred L. Drake, Jr. <fred at zope.com>
PythonLabs at Zope Corporation