"Deprecated sets module" with Python 2.6
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Wed Jul 29 03:52:57 EDT 2009
Virgil Stokes wrote:
> Diez B. Roggisch wrote:
>> Virgil Stokes schrieb:
>>> I would appreciate help on correcting a problem when trying to
>>> create an *.exe file using py2exe via GUI2exe with Python 2.6.2.
>>> When using GUI2exe to create an *.exe I always get the following
>>> warning during the compile process:
>>> DeprecationWarning: the sets module is deprecated
>>> import sets
>>> and this results in the creation of an *.exe file that can not be
>>> On the other hand, if I use the same procedure (on the same Python
>>> code) with
>>> Python 2.5, there are no warnings and the *.exe works fine.
>>> The procedure used is that given in the example "Less simpler one" at
>>> Any suggestions, help, ... would be greatly appreciated.
>> If you don't need your app running on python2.3 and earlier, just
>> remove the sets-module and replace it with the builtin "set".
> Of course Diez, this is a good suggestion. However, in this case the
> Python code that I am trying to convert into an *.exe file does not
> refer to sets directly; i.e, the use of this module is buried within a
> package that is imported (wxPython) which is not under my control.
Whoops, the reference to the module sets is in py2exe not wxPython.
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