On Fri, Jun 2, 2017, at 03:41 PM, Nick Coghlan wrote:
Instead, the flow that I think makes sense is "VCS -> sdist tree [-> sdist tree -> sdist tree -> ...] -> wheel", and the above model where the export filtering is only used when PKG-INFO doesn't exist yet will give us that.
I still object to conflating 'filter the files needed to build a wheel' with 'build an sdist' - these are different tasks which I would implement differently. And flit cannot do (sdist tree -> sdist tree).
The options as I see them: