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  • v2.2.3 Changes

    October 30, 2014
    • ๐Ÿ›  Fix #197, Python 3 regression [aclark4life]
  • v2.2.2 Changes

    October 30, 2014
    • ๐Ÿ‘€ Open files for exec() in universal newlines mode. See

    • โž• Add BUILDOUT_HOME as an alternate way to control how the user default configuration is found.

    • Close various files when finished writing to them. This avoids ResourceWarnings on Python 3, and better supports doctests under PyPy.

    • Introduce improved easy_install Install.install function. This is present in 1.5.X and 1.7X but was never merged into 2.X somehow.

  • v2.2.1 Changes

    September 05, 2013
    • distutils scripts: correct order of operations on from ... import lines (see

    • โž• Add an --allow-site-packges option to, defaulting to False. If the value is false, strip any "site packages" (as defined by the site module) from sys.path before attempting to import setuptools / pkg_resources.

    • โšก๏ธ Updated the URL used to fetch to the official, non-version- pinned version.

  • v2.2.0 Changes

    July 05, 2013
    • ๐Ÿ– Handle both addition and subtraction of elements (+= and -=) on the same key in the same section. Forward-ported from buildout 1.6.

    • Suppress the useless Link to <URL> ***BLOCKED*** by --allow-hosts error message being emitted by distribute / setuptools.

    • ๐Ÿ“„ Extend distutils script generation to support module docstrings and future imports.

    • ๐Ÿ”จ Refactored picked versions logic to make it easier to use for plugins.

    • Use get_win_launcher API to find Windows launcher (falling back to resource_string for cli.exe).

    • โœ‚ Remove data_files from it was installing README.txt in current directory during installation (merged from 1.x branch).

    • Switch dependency from distribute 0.6.x to setuptools 0.7.x.

  • v2.1.0 Changes

    March 23, 2013
    • ๐Ÿ‘ Meta-recipe support

    • Conditional sections

    • ๐Ÿ— Buildout now accepts a --version command-line option to print its version.

    ๐Ÿ›  Fixed: Builout didn't exit with a non-zero exit status if there was a failure in combination with an upgrade.

    ๐Ÿ›  Fixed: We now fail with an informative error when an old bootstrap script causes buildout 2 to be used with setuptools.

    ๐Ÿ›  Fixed: An error incorrectly suggested that buildout 2 implemented all of the functionality of dumppickedversions.

    ๐Ÿ›  Fixed: Buildout generated bad scripts when no eggs needed to be added to sys.path.

    ๐Ÿ›  Fixed: Buildout didn't honour Unix umask when generating scripts.

    ๐Ÿ›  Fixed: update-versions-file didn't work unless show-picked-versions was also set.

  • v2.0.7

    July 02, 2018
  • v2.0.6

    July 02, 2018
  • v2.0.1 Changes

    February 16, 2013
    • ๐Ÿ›  Fixed: buildout didn't honor umask settings when creating scripts.

    • ๐Ÿ›  Fix for distutils scripts installation on Python 3, related to __pycache__ directories.

    • ๐Ÿ›  Fixed: encoding data in non-entry-point-based scripts was lost.