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has caused the Debian Bug report #838663,
regarding tox: python3 pip is called "pip3" in Debian and tox should call that 
instead of "pip"
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Package: tox
Version: 2.3.1-4
Severity: important
Tags: patch upstream

Dear Maintainer,

In Debian we have "pip3" but tox hardcodes an invocation to "pip".

The attached patch fixes this; it should definitely be forwarded to upstream as 

The eventual goal is to make tox tests run without needing the network.


-- System Information:
Debian Release: stretch/sid
  APT prefers testing
  APT policy: (990, 'testing'), (500, 'stable'), (300, 'unstable'), (200, 
Architecture: amd64 (x86_64)
Foreign Architectures: i386

Kernel: Linux 4.6.0-1-amd64 (SMP w/4 CPU cores)
Locale: LANG=en_GB.utf8, LC_CTYPE=en_GB.utf8 (charmap=UTF-8)
Shell: /bin/sh linked to /bin/dash
Init: systemd (via /run/systemd/system)

Versions of packages tox depends on:
ii  libjs-sphinxdoc        1.4.6-1
ii  python3                3.5.1-4
ii  python3-pkg-resources  27.1.2-1
ii  python3-pluggy         0.3.1-1
ii  python3-py             1.4.31-2
ii  python3-setuptools     27.1.2-1
ii  python3-virtualenv     15.0.3+ds-1
pn  python3:any            <none>
ii  virtualenv             15.0.3+ds-1

tox recommends no packages.

tox suggests no packages.

-- no debconf information

-- debsums errors found:
debsums: changed file /usr/lib/python3/dist-packages/tox/ (from tox 
--- tox/	2015-12-14 11:03:29.000000000 +0100
+++ tox/	2016-09-23 14:24:10.341689700 +0200
@@ -534,8 +534,8 @@
                 # write out version dependency information
                 action = self.newaction(venv, "envreport")
                 with action:
-                    pip = venv.getcommandpath("pip")
-                    output = venv._pcall([str(pip), "freeze"],
+                    pip = [venv.envconfig.basepython, "-m", "pip"]
+                    output = venv._pcall(pip + ["freeze"],
                     # the output contains a mime-header, skip it

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