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distribute-0.6 / CHANGES.txt

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CHANGES
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0.6
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setuptools
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* Packages required at build time where not fully present at install time.
  This closes http://bugs.python.org/setuptools/issue20.

* Protected against failures in tarfile extraction. This closes
  http://bugs.python.org/setuptools/issue16.

* Made Jython api_tests.txt doctest compatible. This closes
  http://bugs.python.org/setuptools/issue55.

* sandbox.py replaced builtin type file with builtin function open. This
  closes http://bugs.python.org/setuptools/issue59.

* Immediately close all file handles. This closes
  http://bugs.python.org/setuptools/issue10.

* Made compatible with current distutils trunk. This closes
  http://bugs.python.org/setuptools/issue76.

* Added compatibility with Subversion 1.6. This references
  http://bugs.python.org/setuptools/issue64.

pkg_resources
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* Avoid a call to /usr/bin/sw_vers on OSX and use the official platform API
  instead. Based on a patch from ronaldoussoren. This closes
  http://bugs.python.org/setuptools/issue70.

* Fixed a SandboxViolation for mkdir that could occur in certain cases.
  This closes http://bugs.python.org/setuptools/issue23.

* Allow to find_on_path on systems with tight permissions to fail gracefully.
  This closes http://bugs.python.org/setuptools/issue58.

* Corrected inconsistency between documentation and code of add_entry.
  This closes http://bugs.python.org/setuptools/issue62.

* Immediately close all file handles. This closes
  http://bugs.python.org/setuptools/issue10.

easy_install
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* Immediately close all file handles. This closes
  http://bugs.python.org/setuptools/issue10.