Changes between Initial Version and Version 2 of Ticket #26018


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08/07/18 10:21:05 (4 years ago)
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  • Ticket #26018 – Description

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    11Using a staging directory for package install can introduce race conditions. For example, when installing a Python package, the package is installed first and then the `egg-info` directory is installed. The latter is what `pkg_resources` uses to consider a package "installed".
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     3However, when a `DESTDIR` install is used, the order that files appear in the final installation directory might be different.
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    35If the `egg-info` directory is copied to `site-packages` before the actual Python package, then this can happen for example: