[Python-Dev] Re: [Python-checkins] python/dist/src/Lib modulefinder.py, 1.7, 1.8

Guido van Rossum guido at python.org
Fri Nov 14 13:15:02 EST 2003

> Maybe freeze should be deprecated in 2.4.

That might be a good idea.

> There are other third-party packages (Gordon McMillan's installer
> and Thomas's py2exe) which do a better job anyway.  Does either one
> use freeze under the covers?

No.  (Though py2exe uses modulefinder, which is why that's in Lib
rather than in Tools/freeze. :-)

--Guido van Rossum (home page: http://www.python.org/~guido/)

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