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Test failures with python3.3 #131
Originally reported by: iElectric (Bitbucket: iElectric, GitHub: Unknown)
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Mar 29, 2016
This occurs when using a
Evidently something has recently changed such that Setuptools makes assumptions about the
This is a regression from Setuptools's expected behaviour: to enhance Distutils, without breaking compatibility with that library.
Hi @bignose-debian. There are conditions where the monkeypatching of distutils fails to have the desired behavior. If you think there is a use-case that should be supported but is failing, please open a new ticket describing the error message and the conditions required to make it happen.
Your description above only describes a very generic scenario which happens all the time and is part of the Setuptools test suite, so we know that behavior isn't failing. Try to track down what it is about your environment that differs from the test suite or what other users are using without issues.