Patchwork [07/14] gnu: Remove python-setuptools and python2-setuptools from inputs (part 3)

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Submitter Hartmut Goebel
Date Sept. 28, 2016, 1:58 p.m.
Message ID <1475071107-10765-8-git-send-email-h.goebel@crazy-compilers.com>
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Hartmut Goebel - Sept. 28, 2016, 1:58 p.m.
These are the easy changes, where python-setuptools resp. python2-setuptools
is removed, and some code-lines beside have been affected.

* gnu/packages/admin.scm
* gnu/packages/backup.scm
* gnu/packages/bioinformatics.scm
* gnu/packages/docbook.scm
* gnu/packages/freedesktop.scm
* gnu/packages/lirc.scm
* gnu/packages/mp3.scm
* gnu/packages/nutrition.scm
* gnu/packages/openstack.scm
* gnu/packages/password-utils.scm
* gnu/packages/python.scm
* gnu/packages/rdf.scm
* gnu/packages/terminals.scm
* gnu/packages/version-control.scm
* gnu/packages/xdisorg.scm
---
 gnu/packages/admin.scm           |   3 +-
 gnu/packages/backup.scm          |   3 +-
 gnu/packages/bioinformatics.scm  |  48 +++------
 gnu/packages/docbook.scm         |   3 +-
 gnu/packages/freedesktop.scm     |   3 +-
 gnu/packages/lirc.scm            |   3 +-
 gnu/packages/mp3.scm             |   3 +-
 gnu/packages/nutrition.scm       |   6 +-
 gnu/packages/openstack.scm       |  18 ++--
 gnu/packages/password-utils.scm  |   3 +-
 gnu/packages/python.scm          | 227 +++++++++++++--------------------------
 gnu/packages/rdf.scm             |   3 +-
 gnu/packages/terminals.scm       |   3 +-
 gnu/packages/version-control.scm |   3 +-
 gnu/packages/xdisorg.scm         |   3 +-
 15 files changed, 111 insertions(+), 221 deletions(-)

Patch

diff --git a/gnu/packages/admin.scm b/gnu/packages/admin.scm
index 443f895..1a50036 100644
--- a/gnu/packages/admin.scm
+++ b/gnu/packages/admin.scm
@@ -1345,8 +1345,7 @@  of supported upstream metrics systems simultaneously.")
          "1bfc2xiplpad6f2nwi48y0kps7xqnsll85dlz63cy8k5bysl6d20"))))
     (build-system python-build-system)
     (native-inputs
-     `(("python2-setuptools" ,python2-setuptools)
-       ("python2-pycrypto" ,python2-pycrypto)
+     `(("python2-pycrypto" ,python2-pycrypto)
        ("python2-httplib2" ,python2-httplib2)
        ("python2-passlib" ,python2-passlib)
        ("python2-nose" ,python2-nose)
diff --git a/gnu/packages/backup.scm b/gnu/packages/backup.scm
index ac341d3..7c7273e 100644
--- a/gnu/packages/backup.scm
+++ b/gnu/packages/backup.scm
@@ -66,8 +66,7 @@ 
                                "duplicity-test_selection-tmp.patch"))))
     (build-system python-build-system)
     (native-inputs
-     `(("python2-setuptools" ,python2-setuptools)
-       ("util-linux" ,util-linux)))     ;setsid command, for the tests
+     `(("util-linux" ,util-linux)))     ;setsid command, for the tests
     (inputs
      `(("python" ,python-2)
        ("librsync" ,librsync)
diff --git a/gnu/packages/bioinformatics.scm b/gnu/packages/bioinformatics.scm
index 445c161..611cbb6 100644
--- a/gnu/packages/bioinformatics.scm
+++ b/gnu/packages/bioinformatics.scm
@@ -213,8 +213,7 @@  structure of the predicted RNA.")
        ("libtool" ,libtool)
        ("zlib" ,zlib)
        ("python-nose" ,python2-nose)
-       ("python-pysam" ,python2-pysam)
-       ("python-setuptools" ,python2-setuptools)))
+       ("python-pysam" ,python2-pysam)))
     (inputs
      `(("htslib" ,htslib)
        ("samtools" ,samtools)
@@ -470,8 +469,7 @@  intended to behave exactly the same as the original BWK awk.")
        ("samtools" ,samtools)))
     (native-inputs
      `(("python-pyyaml" ,python2-pyyaml)
-       ("python-nose" ,python2-nose)
-       ("python-setuptools" ,python2-setuptools)))
+       ("python-nose" ,python2-nose)))
     (home-page "https://pythonhosted.org/pybedtools/")
     (synopsis "Python wrapper for BEDtools programs")
     (description
@@ -1278,8 +1276,7 @@  well as many of the command line options.")
      `(("python-numpy" ,python2-numpy)
        ("zlib" ,zlib)))
     (native-inputs
-     `(("python-nose" ,python2-nose)
-       ("python-setuptools" ,python2-setuptools)))
+     `(("python-nose" ,python2-nose)))
     (home-page "http://bitbucket.org/james_taylor/bx-python/")
     (synopsis "Tools for manipulating biological data")
     (description
@@ -1311,8 +1308,7 @@  multiple sequence alignments.")
      `(("ncurses"           ,ncurses)
        ("zlib"              ,zlib)))
     (native-inputs
-     `(("python-cython"     ,python-cython)
-       ("python-setuptools" ,python-setuptools)))
+     `(("python-cython"     ,python-cython)))
     (home-page "https://github.com/pysam-developers/pysam")
     (synopsis "Python bindings to the SAMtools C API")
     (description
@@ -1478,9 +1474,8 @@  databases.")
        ("python-numpy" ,python2-numpy)
        ("python-scipy" ,python2-scipy)))
     (native-inputs
-     `(("python-mock" ,python2-mock) ; for tests
-       ("python-pytz" ,python2-pytz) ; for tests
-       ("python-setuptools" ,python2-setuptools)))
+     `(("python-mock" ,python2-mock)   ; for tests
+       ("python-pytz" ,python2-pytz))) ; for tests
     (home-page "https://github.com/YeoLab/clipper")
     (synopsis "CLIP peak enrichment recognition")
     (description
@@ -1653,8 +1648,7 @@  time.")
        ("zlib" ,zlib)))
     (native-inputs
      `(("python-cython" ,python2-cython)
-       ("python-nose" ,python2-nose)
-       ("python-setuptools" ,python2-setuptools)))
+       ("python-nose" ,python2-nose)))
     (home-page "http://crossmap.sourceforge.net/")
     (synopsis "Convert genome coordinates between assemblies")
     (description
@@ -1752,8 +1746,7 @@  preparation protocols.")
                  (alist-delete 'check %standard-phases))))
     (native-inputs
      `(("python-cython" ,python-cython)
-       ("python-nose" ,python-nose)
-       ("python-setuptools" ,python-setuptools)))
+       ("python-nose" ,python-nose)))
     (home-page "https://code.google.com/p/cutadapt/")
     (synopsis "Remove adapter sequences from nucleotide sequencing reads")
     (description
@@ -1906,9 +1899,8 @@  trees (phylogenies) and characters.")
        ("python-pysam" ,python2-pysam)
        ("python-pybigwig" ,python2-pybigwig)))
     (native-inputs
-     `(("python-mock" ,python2-mock) ;for tests
-       ("python-pytz" ,python2-pytz) ;for tests
-       ("python-setuptools" ,python2-setuptools)))
+     `(("python-mock" ,python2-mock)   ;for tests
+       ("python-pytz" ,python2-pytz))) ;for tests
     (home-page "https://github.com/fidelram/deepTools")
     (synopsis "Tools for normalizing and visualizing deep-sequencing data")
     (description
@@ -2564,8 +2556,7 @@  comment or quality sections.")
        ("python-pysam" ,python2-pysam)
        ("python-networkx" ,python2-networkx)))
     (native-inputs
-     `(("python-cython" ,python2-cython)
-       ("python-setuptools" ,python2-setuptools)))
+     `(("python-cython" ,python2-cython)))
     (home-page "http://grit-bio.org")
     (synopsis "Tool for integrative analysis of RNA-seq type assays")
     (description
@@ -2811,8 +2802,7 @@  data.  It also provides the bgzip, htsfile, and tabix utilities.")
        ("python-numpy" ,python-numpy)
        ("python-matplotlib" ,python-matplotlib)))
     (native-inputs
-     `(("python-cython" ,python-cython)
-       ("python-setuptools" ,python-setuptools)))
+     `(("python-cython" ,python-cython)))
     (home-page "https://github.com/nboley/idr")
     (synopsis "Tool to measure the irreproducible discovery rate (IDR)")
     (description
@@ -3295,9 +3285,8 @@  linker_so='gcc -shared'); defines")))))
        ("python-scipy" ,python2-scipy)
        ("python-matplotlib" ,python2-matplotlib)))
     (native-inputs
-     `(("python-mock" ,python2-mock) ;for tests
-       ("python-pytz" ,python2-pytz) ;for tests
-       ("python-setuptools" ,python2-setuptools)))
+     `(("python-mock" ,python2-mock)   ;for tests
+       ("python-pytz" ,python2-pytz))) ;for tests
     (home-page "http://genes.mit.edu/burgelab/miso/index.html")
     (synopsis "Mixture of Isoforms model for RNA-Seq isoform quantitation")
     (description
@@ -3432,8 +3421,7 @@  files and writing bioinformatics applications.")
        ("python-pandas" ,python2-pandas)
        ("python-pysnptools" ,python2-pysnptools)))
     (native-inputs
-     `(("python-setuptools" ,python2-setuptools)
-       ("python-mock" ,python2-mock)
+     `(("python-mock" ,python2-mock)
        ("python-nose" ,python2-nose)
        ("unzip" ,unzip)))
     (home-page "https://github.com/PMBio/warpedLMM")
@@ -3495,8 +3483,7 @@  the phenotype as it models the data.")
          ("python-h5py" ,python2-h5py)))
       (native-inputs
        `(("python-cython" ,python2-cython)
-         ("python-nose" ,python2-nose)
-         ("python-setuptools" ,python2-setuptools)))
+         ("python-nose" ,python2-nose)))
       (home-page "https://github.com/PacificBiosciences/cDNA_primer")
       (synopsis "Analyze transcriptome data generated with the Iso-Seq protocol")
       (description
@@ -4608,8 +4595,7 @@  bioinformatics file formats, sequence alignment, and more.")
      ;; should be removed.
      `(("python-biopython" ,python2-biopython-1.66)))
     (native-inputs
-     `(("python-setuptools" ,python2-setuptools)
-       ("python-nose" ,python2-nose)))
+     `(("python-nose" ,python2-nose)))
     (home-page "http://github.com/fhcrc/seqmagick")
     (synopsis "Tools for converting and modifying sequence files")
     (description
diff --git a/gnu/packages/docbook.scm b/gnu/packages/docbook.scm
index 3d18d45..8efe417 100644
--- a/gnu/packages/docbook.scm
+++ b/gnu/packages/docbook.scm
@@ -185,8 +185,7 @@  by no means limited to these applications.)  This package provides XML DTDs.")
     (build-system python-build-system)
     ;; TODO: Add xfig/transfig for fig2dev utility
     (inputs
-     `(("python-setuptools" ,python-setuptools)
-       ("texlive" ,texlive)
+     `(("texlive" ,texlive)
        ("imagemagick" ,imagemagick)     ;for convert
        ("inkscape" ,inkscape)           ;for svg conversion
        ("docbook" ,docbook-xml)
diff --git a/gnu/packages/freedesktop.scm b/gnu/packages/freedesktop.scm
index 84154b3..4f885a0 100644
--- a/gnu/packages/freedesktop.scm
+++ b/gnu/packages/freedesktop.scm
@@ -251,8 +251,7 @@  of a the system to know what users are logged in, and where.")
     (native-inputs
      `(("shared-mime-info" ,shared-mime-info) ;for tests
        ("hicolor-icon-theme" ,hicolor-icon-theme) ;for tests
-       ("python-nose" ,python-nose)
-       ("python-setuptools" ,python-setuptools)))
+       ("python-nose" ,python-nose)))
     (home-page "http://freedesktop.org/wiki/Software/pyxdg")
     (synopsis "Implementations of freedesktop.org standards in Python")
     (description
diff --git a/gnu/packages/lirc.scm b/gnu/packages/lirc.scm
index b8fbeb6..d4c2d18 100644
--- a/gnu/packages/lirc.scm
+++ b/gnu/packages/lirc.scm
@@ -134,5 +134,4 @@  on just one button press.")
                (lambda _
                  (zero? (system* "make" "py2")))))))
         (native-inputs
-         `(("python2-setuptools" ,python2-setuptools)
-           ("python2-cython" ,python2-cython))))))
+         `(("python2-cython" ,python2-cython))))))
diff --git a/gnu/packages/mp3.scm b/gnu/packages/mp3.scm
index 37407cd..eac2d23 100644
--- a/gnu/packages/mp3.scm
+++ b/gnu/packages/mp3.scm
@@ -470,8 +470,7 @@  compression format (.mpc files).")
     (arguments
      `(#:python ,python-2))
     (native-inputs
-     `(("python2-setuptools" ,python2-setuptools)
-       ("python2-nose" ,python2-nose)
+     `(("python2-nose" ,python2-nose)
        ("python2-sphinx" ,python2-sphinx)
        ("python2-coverage" ,python2-coverage)))
     (synopsis "MP3 tag ID3 metadata editor")
diff --git a/gnu/packages/nutrition.scm b/gnu/packages/nutrition.scm
index 6363798..9e0430b 100644
--- a/gnu/packages/nutrition.scm
+++ b/gnu/packages/nutrition.scm
@@ -52,11 +52,7 @@ 
      `(("pygtk"             ,python2-pygtk)
        ("sqlalchemy"        ,python2-sqlalchemy)
        ("python-pillow"     ,python2-pillow)
-       ("elib.intl"         ,python2-elib.intl)
-       ;; XXX: This really isn't an input for gourmet but of pillow.  Making
-       ;; it a propagated input in pillow doesn't seem to get its site path
-       ;; into gourmet's wrapper's PYTHONPATH however...
-       ("python-setuptools" ,python2-setuptools)))
+       ("elib.intl"         ,python2-elib.intl)))
     (arguments
      `(#:python ,python-2               ;exception and print syntax
        #:tests? #f))                    ;tests look bitrotted
diff --git a/gnu/packages/openstack.scm b/gnu/packages/openstack.scm
index 9cbce7b..eee066e 100644
--- a/gnu/packages/openstack.scm
+++ b/gnu/packages/openstack.scm
@@ -121,8 +121,7 @@  manner.")
         ("python-pyflakes-0.8.1" ,python-pyflakes-0.8.1)
         ("python-six" ,python-six)))
     (inputs
-      `(("python-setuptools" ,python-setuptools)
-        ;; Tests
+      `(;; Tests
         ("python-testscenarios" ,python-testscenarios)))
     (home-page "http://github.com/openstack-dev/hacking")
     (synopsis "OpenStack hacking guideline enforcement")
@@ -221,8 +220,7 @@  tested on Python version 3.2, 2.7 and 2.6.")
        ("python-subunit" ,python-subunit)
        ("python-testtools" ,python-testtools)))
     (inputs
-      `(("python-babel" ,python-babel)
-        ("python-setuptools" ,python-setuptools)))
+      `(("python-babel" ,python-babel)))
     (home-page "http://www.openstack.org/")
     (synopsis "Testr wrapper to provide functionality for OpenStack projects")
     (description
@@ -290,8 +288,7 @@  portions of your testing code.")
     (inputs
       `(("python-pbr" ,python-pbr)))
     (native-inputs
-      `(("python-setuptools" ,python-setuptools)
-        ;; Tests
+      `(;; Tests
         ("python-docutils" ,python-docutils)
         ("python-mock" ,python-mock)
         ("python-oslotest" ,python-oslotest)
@@ -345,8 +342,7 @@  extensions.")
       `(("python-babel" ,python-babel)
         ("python-mock" ,python-mock)
         ("python-os-testr" ,python-os-testr)
-        ("python-oslotest" ,python-oslotest)
-        ("python-setuptools" ,python-setuptools)))
+        ("python-oslotest" ,python-oslotest)))
     (home-page "http://www.openstack.org/")
     (synopsis "OpenStack functional testing library")
     (description
@@ -483,8 +479,7 @@  in an application or library.")
       ("python-iso8601" ,python-iso8601)
       ("python-mock" ,python-mock)
       ("python-oslotest" ,python-oslotest)
-      ("python-pbr" ,python-pbr)
-      ("python-setuptools" ,python-setuptools)))
+      ("python-pbr" ,python-pbr)))
   (home-page "http://launchpad.net/oslo")
   (synopsis "Python logging library of the Oslo project")
   (description
@@ -656,8 +651,7 @@  handling.")
           "1w4csvkah67rfpxylxnvs2s3594i0f9isy8pf4gnsqs5zirvjaa4"))))
     (build-system python-build-system)
     (native-inputs
-     `(("python-setuptools" ,python-setuptools)
-       ("python-sphinx" ,python-sphinx)
+     `(("python-sphinx" ,python-sphinx)
        ;; and some packages for the tests
        ("openssl" ,openssl)
        ("python-coverage" ,python-coverage)
diff --git a/gnu/packages/password-utils.scm b/gnu/packages/password-utils.scm
index d2410c6..a5e5276 100644
--- a/gnu/packages/password-utils.scm
+++ b/gnu/packages/password-utils.scm
@@ -238,8 +238,7 @@  random passwords that pass the checks.")
     (native-inputs
      `(("help2man" ,help2man)))
     (inputs
-     `(("python-setuptools" ,python2-setuptools)
-       ("python2-xdo" ,python2-xdo)
+     `(("python2-xdo" ,python2-xdo)
        ("python2-pygpgme" ,python2-pygpgme)
        ("python2-pygtk" ,python2-pygtk)))
     (propagated-inputs
diff --git a/gnu/packages/python.scm b/gnu/packages/python.scm
index 242036f..a1cb188 100644
--- a/gnu/packages/python.scm
+++ b/gnu/packages/python.scm
@@ -436,8 +436,7 @@  pidof, tty, taskset, pmap.")
          "1z27wdxs5rj5xhhqfzvzn3yg682irkxw6dcs5jj7mcf97psk8gd8"))))
     (build-system python-build-system)
     (native-inputs
-     `(("python-nose" ,python-nose)
-       ("python-setuptools" ,python-setuptools)))
+     `(("python-nose" ,python-nose)))
     (inputs
      `(("python-py-bcrypt" ,python-py-bcrypt)))
     (arguments
@@ -640,8 +639,7 @@  using Python 2.4 or higher and provides access to the Olson timezone database.")
         "0k43pi0p1dwpds2w0km3fw92wixzxv2vw7p09capxmjz5cfh23lw"))))
     (build-system python-build-system)
     (inputs
-     `(("python-pytz" ,python-pytz)
-       ("python-setuptools" ,python-setuptools)))
+     `(("python-pytz" ,python-pytz)))
     (arguments `(#:tests? #f)) ; no test target
     (home-page "http://babel.pocoo.org/")
     (synopsis
@@ -1349,8 +1347,7 @@  backported for previous versions of Python from 2.4 to 3.3.")
         "0iv1c34npr4iynwpgv1vkjx9rjd18a85ir8c01gc5f7wp8iv7l1x"))))
     (build-system python-build-system)
     (inputs
-     `(("python-setuptools" ,python-setuptools)
-       ("python-six" ,python-six)
+     `(("python-six" ,python-six)
        ("python-parse" ,python-parse)))
     (arguments '(#:tests? #f))            ;TODO: tests require pytest
     (home-page "https://github.com/jenisys/parse_type")
@@ -1597,8 +1594,7 @@  code introspection, and logging.")
             "@pytest.mark.xfail\n    def test_remove_dir_prefix(self):")))))
     (build-system python-build-system)
     (inputs
-     `(("python-setuptools" ,python-setuptools)
-       ("python-py" ,python-py)
+     `(("python-py" ,python-py)
        ("python-nose" ,python-nose)
        ("python-mock" ,python-mock)))
     (home-page "http://pytest.org")
@@ -1784,8 +1780,7 @@  result back.")
          "0f4w84k8ck82syys7yg9maz93mqzc8p5ymis941x034v44jzq74m"))))
     (build-system python-build-system)
     (inputs
-     `(("python-setuptools" ,python-setuptools)
-       ("python-pytest" ,python-pytest)))
+     `(("python-pytest" ,python-pytest)))
     (home-page "http://pythonpaste.org/scripttest/")
     (synopsis "Python library to test command-line scripts")
     (description "Scripttest is a Python helper library for testing
@@ -1813,8 +1808,7 @@  subprocess and see the output as well as any file modifications.")
     (propagated-inputs
      `(("python-mimeparse" ,python-mimeparse)))
     (inputs
-     `(("python-setuptools" ,python-setuptools)
-       ("python-extras" ,python-extras)))
+     `(("python-extras" ,python-extras)))
     (home-page "https://github.com/testing-cabal/testtools")
     (synopsis
      "Extensions to the Python standard library unit testing framework")
@@ -1842,8 +1836,7 @@  compatibility.")
          "1671jvrvqlmbnc42j7pc5y6vc37q44aiwrq0zic652pxyy2fxvjg"))))
     (build-system python-build-system)
     (inputs
-     `(("python-setuptools" ,python-setuptools)
-       ("python-testtools" ,python-testtools)
+     `(("python-testtools" ,python-testtools)
        ("python-mimeparse" ,python-mimeparse)))
     (home-page "https://launchpad.net/testscenarios")
     (synopsis "Pyunit extension for dependency injection")
@@ -1895,8 +1888,7 @@  use of resources by test cases.")
          "1nkw9wfbvizmpajbj3in8ns07g7lwkiv8hip14jjlwk3cacls6jv"))))
     (build-system python-build-system)
     (inputs
-     `(("python-setuptools" ,python-setuptools)
-       ("python-testtools" ,python-testtools)
+     `(("python-testtools" ,python-testtools)
        ("python-mimeparse" ,python-mimeparse)
        ("python-testscenarios" ,python-testscenarios)))
     (home-page "http://launchpad.net/subunit")
@@ -1959,9 +1951,7 @@  Python tests.")
     (arguments
      `(#:tests? #f)) ;; Most tests seem to use the Internet.
     (inputs
-      `(("python-fixtures-0.3.16" ,python-fixtures-0.3.16)
-        ("python-pip" ,python-pip)
-        ("python-setuptools" ,python-setuptools)))
+      `(("python-fixtures-0.3.16" ,python-fixtures-0.3.16)))
     (home-page "https://launchpad.net/pbr")
     (synopsis "Change the default behavior of Python’s setuptools")
     (description
@@ -1996,8 +1986,7 @@  and sensible default behaviors into your setuptools run.")
       `(("python-fixtures" ,python-fixtures)
         ("python-mimeparse" ,python-mimeparse)
         ("python-mock" ,python-mock)
-        ("python-setuptools" ,python-setuptools)
-        ("python-six" ,python-six)
+         ("python-six" ,python-six)
         ("python-sphinx" ,python-sphinx)
         ("python-testrepository" ,python-testrepository)
         ("python-testresources" ,python-testresources)
@@ -2063,8 +2052,7 @@  Python tests.")
      `(("python-fixtures-0.3.16" ,python-fixtures-0.3.16)
        ("python-testtools" ,python-testtools)))
     (inputs
-     `(("python-setuptools" ,python-setuptools)
-       ("python-subunit" ,python-subunit)
+     `(("python-subunit" ,python-subunit)
        ("python-mimeparse" ,python-mimeparse)))
     (home-page "https://launchpad.net/testrepository")
     (synopsis "Database for Python test results")
@@ -2166,8 +2154,7 @@  backported from Python 2.7 for Python 2.4+.")
                "1iypp6z46r19n4xmgx6m1lwmlpfjh8vapq8izigrqlaarvp2y64c"))))
     (build-system python-build-system)
     (inputs
-     `(("python-setuptools" ,python-setuptools)
-       ("python-six" ,python-six)
+     `(("python-six" ,python-six)
        ("python-parse" ,python-parse)
        ("python-parse-type" ,python-parse-type)))
     (arguments `(#:tests? #f))          ;TODO: tests require nose>=1.3 and
@@ -2295,8 +2282,7 @@  with sensible defaults out of the box.")
           "0j0n38hg1jvrmyy68f9ikvzq1gs9g0sx4ws7maf8wi3bwbbqmfqy"))))
     (build-system python-build-system)
     (native-inputs
-     `(("python-setuptools" ,python-setuptools)
-       ("python-jsonschema" ,python-jsonschema)
+     `(("python-jsonschema" ,python-jsonschema)
        ("python-pytest-cov" ,python-pytest-cov)))
     (home-page "https://bitbucket.org/pypa/wheel/")
     (synopsis "Format for built Python packages")
@@ -2331,8 +2317,7 @@  installed with a newer @code{pip} or with wheel's own command line utility.")
                "0zsqrzlybf25xscgi7ja4s48y2abf9wvjkn47wh984qgs1fq2xy5"))))
     (build-system python-build-system)
     (native-inputs
-     `(("python-setuptools" ,python-setuptools)
-       ("python-py" ,python-py)
+     `(("python-py" ,python-py)
        ("python-pytest" ,python-pytest)
        ("python-pytest-cov" ,python-pytest-cov)
        ("python-wheel" ,python-wheel)))
@@ -2395,8 +2380,7 @@  version numbers.")
                "0hddbqjm4jq63y8jf44nswina1crjs16l9snb6m3vvgyg31klrrn"))))
     (build-system python-build-system)
     (inputs
-     `(("python-setuptools" ,python-setuptools)
-       ("python-vcversioner" ,python-vcversioner)))
+     `(("python-vcversioner" ,python-vcversioner)))
     (home-page "http://github.com/Julian/jsonschema")
     (synopsis "Implementation of JSON Schema for Python")
     (description
@@ -2449,8 +2433,7 @@  somewhat intelligeble.")
          "1556v2jppd8mjkkj66pxb5rcazm35jq81r233mdl8hfmz9n3icp1"))))
     (build-system python-build-system)
     (native-inputs
-     `(("python-setuptools" ,python-setuptools)
-       ("python-pytest-runner" ,python-pytest-runner)))
+     `(("python-pytest-runner" ,python-pytest-runner)))
     (arguments
      '(#:tests? #f)) ; test suite doesn't work
     (home-page "http://github.com/progrium/pyjwt")
@@ -2579,8 +2562,7 @@  object.")
                (("skipif.*") "skipif(True, reason=\"Guix\")\n"))
              (zero? (system* "py.test")))))))
     (inputs
-     `(("python-setuptools" ,python-setuptools)
-       ("python-mock" ,python-mock)
+     `(("python-mock" ,python-mock)
        ("python-pytest" ,python-pytest)))
     (home-page "https://virtualenv.pypa.io/")
     (synopsis "Virtual Python environment builder")
@@ -2628,8 +2610,7 @@  for Python.")
          "1x0v41lp5m1pjix3l46zx02b7lqp2hflgpnxwkywxynvi3zz47xw"))))
     (build-system python-build-system)
     (inputs
-     `(("python-setuptools" ,python-setuptools)
-       ("python-markupsafe" ,python-markupsafe)))
+     `(("python-markupsafe" ,python-markupsafe)))
     (home-page "http://jinja.pocoo.org/")
     (synopsis "Python template engine")
     (description
@@ -2674,8 +2655,7 @@  logic-free templating system Mustache.")
                 "1dvw3f8jgj6h0fxkghbgyclvdzc7l0ig7n0vis70awb5kczb9bs3"))))
     (build-system python-build-system)
     (native-inputs
-     `(("python-setuptools" ,python-setuptools)
-       ("python-nose"       ,python-nose)))
+     `(("python-nose"       ,python-nose)))
     (home-page "http://pythonhosted.org/joblib/")
     (synopsis "Using Python functions as pipeline jobs")
     (description
@@ -2753,8 +2733,7 @@  reStructuredText.")
          "011xizm3jnmf4cvs5i6kgf6c5nn046h79i8j0vd0f27yw9j3p4wl"))))
     (build-system python-build-system)
     (inputs
-     `(("python-setuptools" ,python-setuptools)
-       ("python-jinja2" ,python-jinja2)
+     `(("python-jinja2" ,python-jinja2)
        ("python-docutils" ,python-docutils)
        ("python-pygments" ,python-pygments)))
     (home-page "http://sphinx-doc.org/")
@@ -2811,8 +2790,7 @@  sources.")
          "0mkimp1fpdan4p3882vzcws4l594k71ich4g0wq97jbra7p602n0"))))
     (build-system python-build-system)
     (native-inputs
-     `(("python-setuptools" ,python-setuptools)
-       ("python-pytz" ,python-pytz)
+     `(("python-pytz" ,python-pytz)
        ("python-six" ,python-six)))
     (home-page "https://github.com/getpelican/feedgenerator")
     (synopsis
@@ -2965,8 +2943,7 @@  mining and data analysis.")
        ("python-six" ,python-six)
        ("python-pillow" ,python-pillow)))
     (native-inputs
-     `(("python-cython" ,python-cython)
-       ("python-setuptools" ,python-setuptools)))
+     `(("python-cython" ,python-cython)))
     (home-page "http://scikit-image.org/")
     (synopsis "Image processing in Python")
     (description
@@ -3001,8 +2978,7 @@  mining and data analysis.")
     ;; Tests require a running Redis server
     (arguments '(#:tests? #f))
     (native-inputs
-     `(("python-setuptools" ,python-setuptools)
-       ("python-pytest" ,python-pytest)))
+     `(("python-pytest" ,python-pytest)))
     (home-page "https://github.com/andymccurdy/redis-py")
     (synopsis "Redis Python client")
     (description
@@ -3173,8 +3149,7 @@  capabilities.")
        ("python2-pysnptools" ,python2-pysnptools)))
     (native-inputs
      `(("unzip" ,unzip)
-       ("python2-mock" ,python2-mock)
-       ("python2-setuptools" ,python2-setuptools)))
+       ("python2-mock" ,python2-mock)))
     (home-page "http://research.microsoft.com/en-us/um/redmond/projects/mscompbio/fastlmm/")
     (synopsis "Perform genome-wide association studies on large data sets")
     (description
@@ -3314,8 +3289,7 @@  that client code uses to construct the grammar directly in Python code.")
              (("3") "2"))))))
     (build-system python-build-system)
     (inputs
-     `(("python-setuptools" ,python-setuptools)
-       ("python-docutils" ,python-docutils)
+     `(("python-docutils" ,python-docutils)
        ("python-sphinx" ,python-sphinx)
        ("python-nose" ,python-nose)))
     (home-page "https://pypi.python.org/pypi/numpydoc")
@@ -3395,8 +3369,7 @@  transcendental functions).")
        ("python-pycairo" ,python-pycairo)
        ("python-cairocffi" ,python-cairocffi)))
     (inputs
-     `(("python-setuptools" ,python-setuptools)
-       ("python-dateutil" ,python-dateutil-2)
+     `(("python-dateutil" ,python-dateutil-2)
        ("python-six" ,python-six)
        ("python-pytz" ,python-pytz)
        ("python-numpy" ,python-numpy-bootstrap)
@@ -3522,8 +3495,7 @@  toolkits.")
        ("python2-pandas" ,python2-pandas)
        ("python2-six" ,python2-six)))
     (native-inputs
-     `(("unzip" ,unzip)
-       ("python2-setuptools" ,python2-setuptools)))
+     `(("unzip" ,unzip)))
     (home-page "http://research.microsoft.com/en-us/um/redmond/projects/mscompbio/")
     (synopsis "Library for reading and manipulating genetic data")
     (description
@@ -3552,8 +3524,7 @@  operators such as union, intersection, and difference.")
        ("pcre" ,pcre)
        ("r" ,r)))
     (native-inputs
-     `(("python-setuptools" ,python-setuptools)
-       ("zlib" ,zlib)))
+     `(("zlib" ,zlib)))
     (home-page "http://rpy.sourceforge.net/")
     (synopsis "Python interface to the R language")
     (description "rpy2 is a redesign and rewrite of rpy.  It is providing a
@@ -3840,8 +3811,7 @@  services for your Python modules and applications.")
          "1w9x3dfrg8b5lqhpjl0fczfyf9842wbqwgxbjjq4vfpxv5jwm49l"))))
     (build-system python-build-system)
     (native-inputs
-     `(("python-setuptools" ,python-setuptools)
-       ("python-nose"       ,python-nose)))
+     `(("python-nose"       ,python-nose)))
     (inputs
      `(("freetype" ,freetype)
        ("lcms"     ,lcms)
@@ -3903,8 +3873,7 @@  a general image processing tool.")
     (outputs '("out" "doc"))
     (build-system python-build-system)
     (native-inputs
-     `(("pkg-config" ,pkg-config)
-       ("python-setuptools" ,python-setuptools)))
+     `(("pkg-config" ,pkg-config)))
     (arguments
      `(#:phases
        (alist-replace
@@ -3955,8 +3924,7 @@  a front-end for C compilers or analysis tools.")
     (native-inputs
      `(("pkg-config" ,pkg-config)
        ("python-sphinx" ,python-sphinx)
-       ("python-pytest" ,python-pytest)
-       ("python-setuptools" ,python-setuptools)))
+       ("python-pytest" ,python-pytest)))
     (arguments
      `(#:phases
        (alist-cons-after
@@ -4041,8 +4009,7 @@  support for Python 3 and PyPy.  It is based on cffi.")
     (native-inputs
      `(("pkg-config" ,pkg-config)
        ("python-sphinx" ,python-sphinx)
-       ("python-docutils" ,python-docutils)
-       ("python-setuptools" ,python-setuptools)))
+       ("python-docutils" ,python-docutils)))
     (propagated-inputs
      `(("python-xcffib" ,python-xcffib))) ; used at run time
     (arguments
@@ -4119,8 +4086,7 @@  etc.  The core of this module is a decorator factory.")
     ;; should be set to the path of the libdrmaa library.
     (arguments '(#:tests? #f))
     (native-inputs
-     `(("python-nose" ,python-nose)
-       ("python-setuptools" ,python-setuptools)))
+     `(("python-nose" ,python-nose)))
     (home-page "https://pypi.python.org/pypi/drmaa")
     (synopsis "Python bindings for the DRMAA library")
     (description
@@ -4228,8 +4194,7 @@  them as the version argument or in a SCM managed file.")
     (propagated-inputs
      `(("python-appdirs" ,python-appdirs)))
     (native-inputs
-     `(("python-setuptools" ,python-setuptools)
-       ("python-setuptools-scm" ,python-setuptools-scm)
+     `(("python-setuptools-scm" ,python-setuptools-scm)
        ("python-pytest" ,python-pytest)
        ("python-pytest-runner" ,python-pytest-runner)))
     (home-page "http://github.com/jaraco/path.py")
@@ -4284,8 +4249,7 @@  PickleShare.")
         (base32 "0wwi1c6md4vkbcsfsf8dklf3vr4mcdj4mpxkanwgb6jb1432x5yw"))))
     (build-system python-build-system)
     (native-inputs
-     `(("python-setuptools" ,python-setuptools)
-       ("unzip" ,unzip)))
+     `(("unzip" ,unzip)))
     (home-page "http://cheeseshop.python.org/pypi/simplegeneric")
     (synopsis "Python module for simple generic functions")
     (description
@@ -4392,8 +4356,7 @@  without using the configuration machinery.")
      `(("pkg-config" ,pkg-config)
        ("python-sphinx" ,python-sphinx)
        ("texlive" ,texlive)
-       ("texinfo" ,texinfo)
-       ("python-setuptools" ,python-setuptools)))
+       ("texinfo" ,texinfo)))
     (arguments
      `(#:phases
        (modify-phases %standard-phases
@@ -4639,8 +4602,7 @@  implementation of D-Bus.")
            "0w4jb0wpx785qw42r3h4fh7gl5w2968q48i7gygybsfxck8nzffs"))))
     (build-system python-build-system)
     (inputs
-      `(("python-setuptools" ,python-setuptools)
-        ("sqlite" ,sqlite)))
+      `(("sqlite" ,sqlite)))
     (arguments
      `(#:phases
         ;; swap check and install phases
@@ -4675,8 +4637,7 @@  translate the complete SQLite API into Python.")
     (build-system python-build-system)
     (inputs
       `(("libxml2" ,libxml2)
-        ("libxslt" ,libxslt)
-        ("python-setuptools" ,python-setuptools)))
+        ("libxslt" ,libxslt)))
     (home-page "http://lxml.de/")
     (synopsis
       "Python XML processing library")
@@ -4820,8 +4781,7 @@  interfaces in an easy and portable manner.")
     (propagated-inputs
      `(("python-decorator" ,python-decorator)))
     (native-inputs
-     `(("python-setuptools" ,python-setuptools)
-       ("python-nose" ,python-nose)))
+     `(("python-nose" ,python-nose)))
     (home-page "http://networkx.github.io/")
     (synopsis "Python module for creating and manipulating graphs and networks")
     (description
@@ -5112,8 +5072,7 @@  applications.")
      `(("zeromq" ,zeromq)))
     (native-inputs
      `(("pkg-config" ,pkg-config)
-       ("python-nose" ,python-nose)
-       ("python-setuptools" ,python-setuptools)))
+       ("python-nose" ,python-nose)))
     (home-page "http://github.com/zeromq/pyzmq")
     (synopsis "Python bindings for 0MQ")
     (description
@@ -5181,8 +5140,7 @@  PEP 8.")
     (build-system python-build-system)
     (inputs
       `(("python-pytest" ,python-pytest)
-        ("python-pytest-runner" ,python-pytest-runner)
-        ("python-setuptools" ,python-setuptools)))
+        ("python-pytest-runner" ,python-pytest-runner)))
     (home-page "https://github.com/flintwork/mccabe")
     (synopsis "McCabe checker, plugin for flake8")
     (description
@@ -5202,8 +5160,7 @@  complexity of Python source code.")
         (uri (pypi-uri "mccabe" version))
         (sha256
           (base32
-            "0fi4a81kr5bcv5p4xgibqr595hyj5dafkqgsmfk96mfy8w71fajs"))))
-    (inputs `(("python-setuptools" ,python-setuptools)))))
+            "0fi4a81kr5bcv5p4xgibqr595hyj5dafkqgsmfk96mfy8w71fajs"))))))
 
 (define-public python2-mccabe-0.2.1
   (package-with-python2 python-mccabe-0.2.1))
@@ -5259,8 +5216,7 @@  complexity of Python source code.")
             "0bs9cz4fr99r2rwig1b8jwaadl1nan7kgpdzqwj0bwbckwbmh7nc"))))
     (build-system python-build-system)
     (inputs
-      `(("python-setuptools" ,python-setuptools)
-        ("python-pep8" ,python-pep8)
+      `(("python-pep8" ,python-pep8)
         ("python-pyflakes" ,python-pyflakes)
         ("python-mccabe" ,python-mccabe)
         ("python-mock" ,python-mock)
@@ -5280,8 +5236,7 @@  complexity of Python source code.")
 (define-public python-flake8-2.2.4
   (package (inherit python-flake8)
     (inputs
-      `(("python-setuptools" ,python-setuptools)
-        ("python-pep8" ,python-pep8-1.5.7)
+      `(("python-pep8" ,python-pep8-1.5.7)
         ("python-pyflakes" ,python-pyflakes-0.8.1)
         ("python-mccabe" ,python-mccabe-0.2.1)
         ("python-mock" ,python-mock)
@@ -5314,8 +5269,7 @@  complexity of Python source code.")
          "17zqjp9m4d1w3jf2rbbq5xshcw24q1vlcv24gkgfqqyyymajxahx"))))
     (build-system python-build-system)
     (inputs
-     `(("python-setuptools" ,python-setuptools)
-       ("python-nose" ,python-nose)
+     `(("python-nose" ,python-nose)
        ("python-cython" ,python-cython)))
     (home-page "https://github.com/lepture/mistune")
     (synopsis "Markdown parser in pure Python")
@@ -5374,8 +5328,7 @@  markdown_py is also provided to convert Markdown files to HTML.")
          "0nggns5kikn32yyda2zrj1xdmh49pi3v0drggcdwljbv36r8zdyw"))))
     (build-system python-build-system)
     (inputs
-     `(("python-setuptools" ,python-setuptools)
-       ("python-nose" ,python-nose)))
+     `(("python-nose" ,python-nose)))
     (arguments
      `(#:phases
        (modify-phases %standard-phases
@@ -5526,8 +5479,7 @@  should be stored on various operating systems.")
      `(("fuse" ,fuse)
        ("attr" ,attr)))
     (native-inputs
-     `(("pkg-config" ,pkg-config)
-       ("python-setuptools" ,python-setuptools)))
+     `(("pkg-config" ,pkg-config)))
     (synopsis "Python bindings for FUSE")
     (description
      "Python-LLFUSE is a set of Python bindings for the low level FUSE API.")
@@ -5700,8 +5652,7 @@  fractional seconds) of a clock which never goes backwards.")
          "02bhhzijfhv8hmi1i54d4b0v43liwhnywhflvxsv4x3zax9s3afq"))))
     (build-system python-build-system)
     (inputs
-      `(("python-nose" ,python-nose)
-        ("python-setuptools" ,python-setuptools)))
+      `(("python-nose" ,python-nose)))
     (home-page "http://webob.org/")
     (synopsis "WSGI request and response object")
     (description
@@ -5730,8 +5681,7 @@  object to help create WSGI responses.")
          ;; Current test in setup.py does not work as of 0.9.4, so use nose to
          ;; run tests instead for now.
          (replace 'check (lambda _ (zero? (system* "nosetests")))))))
-    (native-inputs `(("python-nose"       ,python-nose)
-                     ("python-setuptools" ,python-setuptools)))
+    (native-inputs `(("python-nose"       ,python-nose)))
     (home-page "http://www.python-excel.org/")
     (synopsis "Library for extracting data from Excel files")
     (description "This packages provides a library to extract data from
@@ -5810,8 +5760,7 @@  printing of sub-tables by specifying a row range.")
      `(("python-numexpr" ,python-numexpr)
        ("python-numpy" ,python-numpy)))
     (native-inputs
-     `(("python-setuptools" ,python-setuptools)
-       ("python-cython" ,python-cython)
+     `(("python-cython" ,python-cython)
        ("pkg-config" ,pkg-config)))
     (inputs
      `(("hdf5" ,hdf5)
@@ -6096,8 +6045,7 @@  library.")
          "08cm8d4228fj0qnrysy3qv1a6022zr3dcs25amd14lgxil6vvx26"))))
     (build-system python-build-system)
     (inputs
-      `(("python-setuptools" ,python-setuptools)
-        ("python-virtualenv" ,python-virtualenv)
+      `(("python-virtualenv" ,python-virtualenv)
         ;; Tests
         ("python-mock" ,python-mock)
         ("python-pytest" ,python-pytest)
@@ -6189,8 +6137,7 @@  a hash value.")
                        (close-port port)
                        #t))))))
     (inputs
-     `(("python-setuptools" ,python-setuptools)
-       ("libarchive" ,libarchive)))
+     `(("libarchive" ,libarchive)))
     (home-page "https://github.com/Changaco/python-libarchive-c")
     (synopsis "Python interface to libarchive")
     (description
@@ -6313,8 +6260,7 @@  automatically detect a wide range of file encodings.")
          "16bf890xbdz3m30rsv2qacklh2rdn1zrfspfnwzx9g7vwz8yw4r1"))))
     (build-system python-build-system)
     (native-inputs
-     `(("python-pytest" ,python-pytest)
-       ("python-setuptools" ,python-setuptools)))
+     `(("python-pytest" ,python-pytest)))
     (arguments
      `(#:phases (alist-replace
                  'check
@@ -6729,8 +6675,7 @@  This allows one to make simple text-mode user interfaces on Unix-like systems")
     (propagated-inputs
      `(("python-pytz" ,python-pytz)))
     (native-inputs
-     `(("python-nose" ,python-nose)
-       ("python-setuptools" ,python-setuptools)))
+     `(("python-nose" ,python-nose)))
     (home-page "https://github.com/kurtraschke/pyRFC3339")
     (synopsis "Python timestamp library")
     (description "Python library for generating and parsing RFC 3339-compliant
@@ -6783,8 +6728,7 @@  addon modules.")
               (patches (search-patches "python-configobj-setuptools.patch"))))
     (build-system python-build-system)
     (native-inputs
-     `(("python-setuptools" ,python-setuptools)
-       ("python-six" ,python-six)))
+     `(("python-six" ,python-six)))
     (synopsis "Config file reading, writing and validation")
     (description "ConfigObj is a simple but powerful config file reader and
 writer: an ini file round tripper.  Its main feature is that it is very easy to
@@ -7269,8 +7213,7 @@  Blog, News or Announcements section to a Sphinx website.")
                 "1an5lkkqk1zha47198p42ji3m94xmzx1a03dn7866m87n4r4q8h5"))))
     (build-system python-build-system)
     (inputs
-     `(("python-args" ,python-args)
-       ("python-setuptools" ,python-setuptools)))
+     `(("python-args" ,python-args)))
     (home-page "https://github.com/kennethreitz/clint")
     (synopsis "Command-line interface tools")
     (description
@@ -7315,8 +7258,7 @@  Abstract Syntax Tree.")
                 "12rp1d9ba7nvd5rhaxi6xzx1rm67r1k1ylsrkzhpwnphqpb06cvj"))))
     (build-system python-build-system)
     (inputs
-     `(("python-appdirs" ,python-appdirs)
-       ("python-setuptools" ,python-setuptools)))
+     `(("python-appdirs" ,python-appdirs)))
     (home-page "https://github.com/alex/rply")
     (synopsis "Parser generator for Python")
     (description
@@ -7342,8 +7284,7 @@  with a new public API, and RPython support.")
     (inputs
      `(("python-astor" ,python-astor)
        ("python-clint" ,python-clint)
-       ("python-rply" ,python-rply)
-       ("python-setuptools" ,python-setuptools)))
+       ("python-rply" ,python-rply)))
     (home-page "http://hylang.org/")
     (synopsis "Lisp frontend to Python")
     (description
@@ -7480,8 +7421,7 @@  concurrent.futures package from Python 3.2")
     (build-system python-build-system)
     (arguments `(#:tests? #f))
     (native-inputs
-     `(("python-setuptools" ,python-setuptools)
-       ;; some packages for tests
+     `(;; some packages for tests
        ("python-nose" ,python-nose)
        ("python-mock" ,python-mock)
        ("python-tornado" ,python-tornado)))
@@ -7536,8 +7476,7 @@  text.")
        "0xwp929g7lvb1sghxfpqlxvgg96qcwqdbhh27sjplx30n3xp3wrh"))))
    (build-system python-build-system)
    (inputs
-    `(("python-pyasn1" ,python-pyasn1)
-      ("python-setuptools" ,python-setuptools)))
+    `(("python-pyasn1" ,python-pyasn1)))
    (synopsis "Pure-Python RSA implementation")
    (description "Python-RSA is a pure-Python RSA implementation.  It supports
 encryption and decryption, signing and verifying signatures, and key
@@ -7587,8 +7526,7 @@  Pytest but stripped of Pytest specific details.")
     ;; pytest breaks other packages.
     '(#:tests? #f))
    (inputs
-    `(("python-setuptools" ,python-setuptools)
-      ("python-pluggy" ,python-pluggy)
+    `(("python-pluggy" ,python-pluggy)
       ("python-py" ,python-py)
       ("python-virtualenv" ,python-virtualenv)
       ("python-pytest" ,python-pytest)))
@@ -7713,8 +7651,7 @@  seamlessly into your existing Python unit testing work flow.")
                      (strip-python2-variant python-hypothesis))))
     (package (inherit hypothesis)
       (native-inputs
-       `(("python2-enum34" ,python2-enum34)
-         ("python2-setuptools" ,python2-setuptools))))))
+       `(("python2-enum34" ,python2-enum34))))))
 
 (define-public python-pytest-subtesthack
   (package
@@ -7935,10 +7872,9 @@  file.")
     (build-system python-build-system)
     (native-inputs
      `(("python-nose" ,python-nose)))
+    ;; Note: setuptools used at runtime for pkg_resources
     (propagated-inputs
-     `(;; Uses pkg_resources provided by setuptools internally.
-       ("python-setuptools" ,python-setuptools)
-       ("python-six" ,python-six)))
+     `(("python-six" ,python-six)))
     (arguments
      '(;; Tests don't pass on Python 3, but work fine on Python 2.
        ;; (As of 2.0.2, Python 3 support in Paste is presently a bit broken,
@@ -7979,10 +7915,9 @@  follows ideas flowing from WSGI (Web Standard Gateway Interface).")
     (build-system python-build-system)
     (native-inputs
      `(("python-nose" ,python-nose)))
+    ;; Note: setuptools used at runtime for pkg_resources
     (propagated-inputs
-     `(;; Uses pkg_resources provided by setuptools internally.
-       ("python-setuptools" ,python-setuptools)
-       ("python-paste" ,python-paste)
+     `(("python-paste" ,python-paste)
        ("python-pastedeploy" ,python-pastedeploy)))
     (home-page "http://pythonpaste.org/script/")
     (arguments
@@ -8646,8 +8581,7 @@  encoding algorithms to do fuzzy string matching.")
      `(;; It supports Python 3, but Python 3 can already do Unicode CSV.
        #:python ,python-2))
     (native-inputs
-     `(("python2-setuptools" ,python2-setuptools)
-       ("python2-unittest2" ,python2-unittest2)))
+     `(("python2-unittest2" ,python2-unittest2)))
     (home-page "https://github.com/jdunck/python-unicodecsv")
     (synopsis "Unicode CSV module for Python 2")
     (description "Unicodecsv is a drop-in replacement for Python 2.7's CSV
@@ -8802,8 +8736,7 @@  CloudFront content delivery network.")
             "1pw0kmvc57sjmaxi6c54fqsnihqj6hvhc9y1vaz36axafzqam7bh"))))
     (build-system python-build-system)
     (native-inputs
-      `(("python-nose" ,python-nose)
-        ("python-setuptools" ,python-setuptools)))
+      `(("python-nose" ,python-nose)))
     (inputs
       `(("pkg-config" ,pkg-config)))
     (arguments
@@ -9005,8 +8938,7 @@  Python.  It generates C++ code and a Makefile."))
      `(#:python ,python-2))
     (build-system python-build-system)
     (native-inputs
-     `(("python2-unittest2" ,python2-unittest2)
-       ("python2-setuptools" ,python2-setuptools)))
+     `(("python2-unittest2" ,python2-unittest2)))
     (home-page "https://github.com/python-rope/rope")
     (synopsis "Refactoring library for Python")
     (description "Rope is a refactoring library for Python.  It facilitates
@@ -9099,8 +9031,7 @@  multiple processes (imagine multiprocessing, billiard, futures, celery etc).
                (system* "2to3" "--no-diff" "-wn" "sqlparse" "tests"))
              (zero? (system* "py.test")))))))
     (native-inputs
-     `(("python-pytest" ,python-pytest)
-       ("python-setuptools" ,python-setuptools)))
+     `(("python-pytest" ,python-pytest)))
     (home-page "https://github.com/andialbrecht/sqlparse")
     (synopsis "Non-validating SQL parser")
     (description "Sqlparse is a non-validating SQL parser for Python.  It
@@ -9157,8 +9088,7 @@  are synchronized with data exchanges on \"channels\".")
     (propagated-inputs
      `(("python-greenlet" ,python-greenlet)))
     (native-inputs
-     `(("python-setuptools" ,python-setuptools)
-       ("python-six" ,python-six)))
+     `(("python-six" ,python-six)))
     (inputs
      `(("c-ares" ,c-ares)
        ("libev" ,libev)))
@@ -9267,8 +9197,7 @@  It uses LR parsing and does extensive error checking.")
                          (("from common") "from nose.tools")))))
     (build-system python-build-system)
     (native-inputs
-     `(("python-setuptools" ,python-setuptools)
-       ;; For testing
+     `(;; For testing
        ("python-nose" ,python-nose)))
     (home-page "https://bitbucket.org/astanin/python-tabulate")
     (synopsis "Pretty-print tabular data")
@@ -9427,8 +9356,7 @@  objects, patterned after the Mocha library for Ruby.")
                 "1bz7hkdgpqcjs866y58z8jywpy7al0f4rxdr00bh2l5qddyw245j"))))
     (build-system python-build-system)
     (native-inputs
-     `(("python-setuptools" ,python-setuptools)
-       ;; For testing
+     `(;; For testing
        ("python-chai" ,python-chai)
        ("python-simplejson" ,python-simplejson)))
     (propagated-inputs
@@ -9499,8 +9427,7 @@  Wikipedia code samples at
                 "1k2dcl6mqpn5bljyl6w42rqyd9mb3y9kh2mg7m2x3kfjwvg0rpva"))))
     (build-system python-build-system)
     (native-inputs
-     `(("python-setuptools" ,python-setuptools)
-       ;; For testing
+     `(;; For testing
        ("python-mock" ,python-mock)
        ("python-pytest" ,python-pytest)))
     (propagated-inputs
@@ -9625,8 +9552,7 @@  parsing UK postcodes.")
               "0vs0dkmg0dlaxf8w6q2i3k0i03gmp56ablldv7ci9x3nbadkn71g"))))
   (build-system python-build-system)
   (native-inputs
-   `(("python-setuptools" ,python-setuptools)
-     ;; For testing
+   `(;; For testing
      ("python-email-validator" ,python-email-validator)
      ("python-mock" ,python-mock)
      ("python-ukpostcodeparser" ,python-ukpostcodeparser)))
@@ -9809,8 +9735,7 @@  characters, mouse support, and auto suggestions.")
      `(("python-docopt" ,python-docopt)
        ("python-jedi" ,python-jedi)
        ("python-prompt-toolkit" ,python-prompt-toolkit)
-       ("python-pygments" ,python-pygments)
-       ("python-setuptools" ,python-setuptools)))
+       ("python-pygments" ,python-pygments)))
     (home-page "https://github.com/jonathanslenders/ptpython")
     (synopsis "Python Read-Eval-Print-Loop with nice IDE-like features")
     (description
diff --git a/gnu/packages/rdf.scm b/gnu/packages/rdf.scm
index d0a362c..1a8d133 100644
--- a/gnu/packages/rdf.scm
+++ b/gnu/packages/rdf.scm
@@ -318,8 +318,7 @@  ideal (e.g. in LV2 implementations or embedded applications).")
     (inputs
       `(("python-html5lib" ,python-html5lib)
         ("python-isodate" ,python-isodate)
-        ("python-pyparsing" ,python-pyparsing)
-        ("python-setuptools" ,python-setuptools)))
+        ("python-pyparsing" ,python-pyparsing)))
     (home-page "https://github.com/RDFLib/rdflib")
     (synopsis
       "Python RDF library")
diff --git a/gnu/packages/terminals.scm b/gnu/packages/terminals.scm
index d5c24d2..77449eb 100644
--- a/gnu/packages/terminals.scm
+++ b/gnu/packages/terminals.scm
@@ -159,8 +159,7 @@  insert mode and command mode where keybindings have different functions.")
                  (("'tput'")
                   (string-append "'" ncurses "/bin/tput'"))))
              #t)))))
-    (inputs `(("ncurses" ,ncurses)
-              ("python-setuptools" ,python-setuptools)))
+    (inputs `(("ncurses" ,ncurses)))
     (home-page "https://asciinema.org")
     (synopsis "Terminal session recorder")
     (description
diff --git a/gnu/packages/version-control.scm b/gnu/packages/version-control.scm
index 29559bd..0b0c57b 100644
--- a/gnu/packages/version-control.scm
+++ b/gnu/packages/version-control.scm
@@ -1154,8 +1154,7 @@  Mercurial, Bazaar, Darcs, CVS, Fossil, and Veracity.")
     (build-system python-build-system)
     (arguments `(#:python ,python-2))
     (native-inputs
-     `(("python2-setuptools" ,python2-setuptools)
-       ;; for the tests
+     `(;; for the tests
        ("python2-six" ,python2-six)))
     (propagated-inputs
      `(("python2-dateutil" ,python2-dateutil-2)
diff --git a/gnu/packages/xdisorg.scm b/gnu/packages/xdisorg.scm
index 323ff11..a3f5fce 100644
--- a/gnu/packages/xdisorg.scm
+++ b/gnu/packages/xdisorg.scm
@@ -91,8 +91,7 @@ 
     (inputs `(("pygtk" ,python2-pygtk)
               ("xrandr" ,xrandr)))
     (native-inputs `(("gettext"           ,gnu-gettext)
-                     ("python-docutils"   ,python2-docutils)
-                     ("python-setuptools" ,python2-setuptools)))
+                     ("python-docutils"   ,python2-docutils)))
     (home-page "https://christian.amsuess.com/tools/arandr/")
     (synopsis "Another RandR graphical user interface")
     ;; TRANSLATORS: "X11 resize-and-rotate" should not be translated.