setup.py doesn't honor the version number format expected by distutils
|Reported by:||aaugustin||Owned by:||nobody|
|Has patch:||yes||Needs documentation:||no|
|Needs tests:||no||Patch needs improvement:||no|
Patch attached. This is an issue in itself — we aren't good citizens. In addition, this patch fixes #11236.
I don't know all the places where this version number ends up; we might have to keep the current version for backwards compatibility.