Distribute doesn't work in python 2.4 anymore

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Florian Schulze created an issue

It's fine from 2.5 onwards.

{{{ Traceback (most recent call last): File "/Users/fschulze/bin/easy_install-2.4", line 8, in ? sys.exit( File "/Users/fschulze/Zope/python/python-2.4/lib/python2.4/site-packages/distribute-0.6.20-py2.4.egg/pkg_resources.py", line 337, in load_entry_point return get_distribution(dist).load_entry_point(group, name) File "/Users/fschulze/Zope/python/python-2.4/lib/python2.4/site-packages/distribute-0.6.20-py2.4.egg/pkg_resources.py", line 2281, in load_entry_point return ep.load() File "/Users/fschulze/Zope/python/python-2.4/lib/python2.4/site-packages/distribute-0.6.20-py2.4.egg/pkg_resources.py", line 1991, in load entry = import(self.module_name, globals(),globals(), ['name']) File "/Users/fschulze/Zope/python/python-2.4/lib/python2.4/site-packages/distribute-0.6.20-py2.4.egg/setuptools/command/easy_install.py", line 1431 null_byte = bytes([0]) if sys.version_info >= (2,6) else chr(0) ^ SyntaxError: invalid syntax }}}

Comments (5)

  1. Former user Account Deleted

    Please Tarek, make a release with Jason's change since I can't use distribute with Python 2.4 on Win 32, unless a dirty hack.

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