[Distutils] setuptools/buildout: why only one index server configurable
chris at simplistix.co.uk
Fri Dec 5 17:10:21 CET 2008
Andreas Jung wrote:
>> Is there some reason adding find-links with your other indexes in
>> doesn't work? It works for me in the same situation...
> The index package for a complete PyPI mirror is pretty long (too long to
> be loaded and to be parsed).
Why do you need a complete mirror? Surely your index page only needs to
list your private packages?
> In addition we would have to update the
> index page for our internal egg server upon every change.
Well yeah, but you can just use Apache's file index or (as I do) a
subversion http server for this...
> right now but it sux. Using 'index' is appearently much cleaner and
Really? Surely it still has to do just the same html processing, etc?
Can someone please comment on this authoritatively?
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