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Author atuining
Recipients amaury.forgeotdarc, atuining, benjamin.peterson, brett.cannon, christian.heimes, georg.brandl, gpolo, lemburg, mark.dickinson, pitrou, rhettinger
Date 2009-02-16.18:14:41
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Removing cmp() breaks distutils. I get the following exception, for
example using the just released version 3.0.1:

Traceback (most recent call last):
  File "", line 318, in <module>
    classifiers = classifiers)
  File "c:\Python30\lib\distutils\", line 149, in setup
  File "c:\Python30\lib\distutils\", line 942, in run_commands
  File "c:\Python30\lib\distutils\", line 962, in run_command
  File "c:\Python30\lib\distutils\command\", line 128, in run
  File "c:\Python30\lib\distutils\", line 317, in run_command
  File "c:\Python30\lib\distutils\", line 962, in run_command
  File "c:\Python30\lib\distutils\command\", line 306, in run
  File "c:\Python30\lib\distutils\", line 1110, in new_compiler
    return klass(None, dry_run, force)
  File "c:\Python30\lib\distutils\", line 314, in __init__
    if self.gcc_version <= "2.91.57":
  File "c:\Python30\lib\distutils\", line 64, in __le__
    c = self._cmp(other)
  File "c:\Python30\lib\distutils\", line 341, in _cmp
    return cmp(self.version, other.version)
NameError: global name 'cmp' is not defined
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2009-02-16 18:15:43atuiningsetrecipients: + atuining, lemburg, brett.cannon, georg.brandl, rhettinger, amaury.forgeotdarc, mark.dickinson, pitrou, christian.heimes, benjamin.peterson, gpolo
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