[Python-Dev] PEP 453 (pip bootstrapping) ready for pronouncement?

Benjamin Peterson benjamin at python.org
Sat Sep 28 03:19:57 CEST 2013

2013/9/27 Barry Warsaw <barry at python.org>:
> On Sep 26, 2013, at 02:30 PM, Nick Coghlan wrote:
>>- the module name should be "_ensurepip" in all versions
>>- the PEP should explicitly state that the "don't remove _ensurepip
>>and it's wheel files" caveat for redistributors applies only in 3.4+
>>(where removing it will break pyvenv)
> I'm sorry that I probably won't be able to engage more on this thread, but I
> think my points should be fairly well understood by the PEP czar and RM.
> Should the PEP be accepted, I think both of these are good changes.

And FWIW, I generally agree with Barry about adding things to 2.7.


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