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Do not try installing distribute every time setup.py runs #5

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hltbra commented Sep 12, 2011

Make distribute installation optional (if setuptools/distribute is already installed, do not call use_setuptools)

My problem is that I have setuptools installed instead of distribute, and I do not need to install distribute in order to use cssmin. So I added a try/except for setuptools package, so it is not mandatory to always install distribute.

hltbra commented Sep 12, 2011

Related to @ionelmc's commit: ionelmc/cssmin@bba047f

ionelmc commented Sep 12, 2011

This approach looks better and should still make distribute zealots happy (a bit at least :)

audreyr commented Jul 18, 2013

I would love to see this change get in :) Distribute actually just got merged back into setuptools recently, so distribute is now deprecated.

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Issue #13 is related to this.

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zacharyvoase commented Oct 14, 2013

I fixed this in v0.2.0, which is now available on PyPI.

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