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Author ronaldoussoren
Recipients djc,, meatballhat, mpm, ronaldoussoren, tarek
Date 2010-08-10.12:59:46
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I agree with msg113530 and msg112371 that the current behavior is a bug: distutils is now too agressive because it recalculates the MANIFEST file even when distutils isn't the one that calculated it in the first place.

This is a functional regression w.r.t. earlier python releases.
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