distutils module

Gerhard Häring lists at ghaering.de
Sat Apr 12 17:34:03 CEST 2003

Salvatore wrote:
> Alex Martelli wrote:
>> Salvatore wrote:
>>> Hello,
>>> I've just installed Debian Knoppix,and i was surprised
>>> to see that distutils module could not be found.
>>> Does anybody experienced the same problem ?
>> Not the specific one you mention, but I've often seen various
>> Linux distros package up Python in several and not necessarily
>> well-conceived sub-packages.  Personally, I always install Python
>> from sources -- I believe this reduces the amount of problems.
>  Thanks Alex, I will do so

Alternatively, install the python-devel package.

-- Gerhard

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