On Wed, May 31, 2017 at 6:48 PM, Paul Moore email@example.com wrote:
What do consumers of the sdist format want to do? I don't actually know, ... They also want to publish the sdist to PyPI - so they need to name it according to the current convention.
I think we can rule this out for consumers of the sdist; only the provider cares about this. If you started from an sdist, you don't need to publish it to PyPI (though you may want to "publish" to some repository within your own organization).
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