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Author amfarrell
Recipients amaury.forgeotdarc, amfarrell, ezio.melotti, nicdumz
Date 2010-07-12.20:59:46
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No dice. unless I'm mistaken, this needs to be included in the distribution.

My current best solution looks like finding the source to
zlib, putting it in my path to install setuptools.
then installing zlib properly

traceback for your pleasure:

Traceback (most recent call last):
  File "", line 94, in <module>
    scripts = scripts,
  File "/usr/local/lib/python2.7/distutils/", line 152, in setup
  File "/usr/local/lib/python2.7/distutils/", line 953, in run_commands
  File "/usr/local/lib/python2.7/distutils/", line 972, in run_command
  File "/localhome/afarrell/setuptools-0.6c11/setuptools/command/", line 76, in run
  File "/localhome/afarrell/setuptools-0.6c11/setuptools/command/", line 96, in do_egg_install
  File "/usr/local/lib/python2.7/distutils/", line 326, in run_command
  File "/usr/local/lib/python2.7/distutils/", line 972, in run_command
  File "/localhome/afarrell/setuptools-0.6c11/setuptools/command/", line 236, in run
    dry_run=self.dry_run, mode=self.gen_header())
  File "/localhome/afarrell/setuptools-0.6c11/setuptools/command/", line 527, in make_zipfile
    z = zipfile.ZipFile(zip_filename, mode, compression=compression)
  File "/usr/local/lib/python2.7/", line 651, in __init__
    "Compression requires the (missing) zlib module"
RuntimeError: Compression requires the (missing) zlib module
Date User Action Args
2010-07-12 20:59:57amfarrellsetrecipients: + amfarrell, amaury.forgeotdarc, ezio.melotti, nicdumz
2010-07-12 20:59:57amfarrellsetmessageid: <>
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