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Updated INSTALL file does not require an Internet connection nor setuptools. That was
fixed in [3906]. Updated the minimum Python version as well.

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Thanks for downloading Django.
-To install it, make sure you have Python 2.3 or greater installed. Then run
+To install it, make sure you have Python 2.4 or greater installed. Then run
this command from the command prompt:
python install
-Note this requires a working Internet connection if you don't already have the
-Python utility "setuptools" installed.
AS AN ALTERNATIVE, you can just copy the entire "django" directory to Python's
site-packages directory, which is located wherever your Python installation
lives. Some places you might check are:
+ /usr/lib/python2.5/site-packages (Unix, Python 2.5)
/usr/lib/python2.4/site-packages (Unix, Python 2.4)
- /usr/lib/python2.3/site-packages (Unix, Python 2.3)
C:\\PYTHON\site-packages (Windows)
-This second solution does not require a working Internet connection; it
-bypasses "setuptools" entirely.
For more detailed instructions, see docs/intro/install.txt.

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