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FS#36193 - [distribute/setuptools] Setuptools have now merged with/replaced distribute

Attached to Project: Arch Linux
Opened by √ėyvind Heggstad (Mr.Elendig) - Thursday, 18 July 2013, 11:20 GMT
Last edited by Angel Velasquez (angvp) - Tuesday, 20 August 2013, 11:12 GMT
Task Type Feature Request
Category Packages: Extra
Status Closed
Assigned To Angel Velasquez (angvp)
Architecture All
Severity Medium
Priority Normal
Reported Version
Due in Version Undecided
Due Date Undecided
Percent Complete 100%
Votes 3
Private No


As of setuptools 0.8 it has been merged with/replaced distribute and is now the recommended tool for distributing python packages[1].

I request that python2-distribute gets replaced with python2-setuptools, and that python-setuptools gets added to [extra]

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Closed by  Angel Velasquez (angvp)
Tuesday, 20 August 2013, 11:12 GMT
Reason for closing:  Implemented
Additional comments about closing:  Thanks for this MrElendig