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Jason R. Coombs committed 73aa98a

Allow setuptools 0.7 to satisfy use_setuptools.

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+* ``distribute_setup.py`` has been updated to allow Setuptools 0.7 to
+  satisfy use_setuptools.
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distribute_setup.py

     try:
         try:
             import pkg_resources
+
+            # Setuptools 0.7b and later is a suitable (and preferable)
+            # substitute for any Distribute version.
+            try:
+                pkg_resources.require("setuptools>=0.7b")
+                return
+            except pkg_resources.DistributionNotFound:
+                pass
+
             if not hasattr(pkg_resources, '_distribute'):
                 if not no_fake:
                     _fake_setuptools()