[Grok-dev] Error when performing buildout (Solution to BUG in setuptools)

Maurits van Rees m.van.rees at zestsoftware.nl
Thu Mar 26 18:29:54 EDT 2009

Wichert Akkerman, on 2009-03-26:
> After being hit 5 million times by that particular bug, seeing lots of 
> people complain about it and having to wait many weeks before a fixed 
> setuptools was released it is simple to remember this specific one..
> "easy_install -N setuptools" should get you the new one. Or update the 
> version pin in your buildout of course.

'-N' means don't install dependencies; I don't think that helps.
To upgrade use "easy_install -U setuptools"

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