[Python-Dev] To 3.0.2 or not to 3.0.2?

Benjamin Peterson benjamin at python.org
Tue Feb 17 02:29:37 CET 2009

On Mon, Feb 16, 2009 at 5:50 PM, Guido van Rossum <guido at python.org> wrote:
> Can you explain the difficulty with porting setuptools in more detail?

Basically setuptools invokes a functions in distutils that was still
using cmp(). (See the latest messages in issue #1717 for all the


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