[Python-ideas] Looking for input to help with the pip situation
njs at pobox.com
Tue Nov 14 05:02:24 EST 2017
On Tue, Nov 14, 2017 at 12:56 AM, Paul Moore <p.f.moore at gmail.com> wrote:
> On 14 November 2017 at 03:08, Nathaniel Smith <njs at pobox.com> wrote:
>> On Nov 13, 2017 6:47 PM, "Nick Coghlan" <ncoghlan at gmail.com> wrote:
>>> and a pip.bat with the equivalent contents on Windows?
>>> (Bonus: maybe this would fix the problem with upgrading pip on
>> Depending on how the batch file was written, I think the answer to
>> that is "maybe":
> Batch files are not suitable for this task. The wrappers have to be
> executables. See
> http://paul-moores-notes.readthedocs.io/en/latest/wrappers.html for a
> detailed analysis I did some time ago.
Ah, interesting. My reason for suggesting it in the first place
because I was hoping to avoid paying the process spawn overhead twice,
but it sounds like this specific trick is misguided all around :-).
Nathaniel J. Smith -- https://vorpus.org
More information about the Python-ideas