[Python-Dev] Why no venv in existing directory?

Stefan H. Holek stefan at epy.co.at
Mon Jul 23 09:09:52 CEST 2012

Hi Carl, 

On 19.07.2012, at 18:39, Carl Meyer wrote:

> Hi Stefan,
> On 07/19/2012 06:28 AM, Stefan H. Holek wrote:
>> While trying 3.3 beta I found that I cannot use my favorite
>> virtualenv pattern with pyvenv:
> I'd have no problem with lifting the restriction.
> I don't recall any clear rationale; I think it was probably just the
> simplest implementation initially, and no one ever raised it as an issue
> in the PEP process.

Thanks for your reply. The feature certainly is on *my* wish-list but I might be alone here. ;-)


Stefan H. Holek
stefan at epy.co.at

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