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On Tue, Jun 28, 2011 at 08:54, Joshua Saddler <email@example.com> wrote:
> This would be nice, but unfortunately the python maintainer forced
> 3.x on everyone, despite the fact that nothing uses it and no one
> really wanted it made the default. So now it's shipped with all the
> stage tarballs, in addition to 2.7. You've got it whether you want it
> or not.
> This is one of the things that needs to be rescinded, along with the
> python eclass changes. Get everyone down to just one version
> of python installed.
It's just slotting like everything else. (There's an open bug for the stages.)