[Catalog-sig] Perhaps "PyPI" will do

Trent Mick trentm at ActiveState.com
Tue Apr 12 21:42:39 CEST 2005

[Fred Drake on "index"]
> I think index.python.org is a terrible name.  archive.python.org is
> better, by a little bit.
> ...
> I think "index" alone simply doesn't say anything to most users, even
> when we're only considering programmers.  "archive" is better because
> it suggests things in storage and a way to find them, but I'd be just
> as happy to find mailing list archives there.
> "packages" may be better, because at least it says what can be found
> there.  It doesn't have any glitz, though, and just a little bit of
> that would be nice.

+1 on "catalog" as DavidA (I think, or was it AMK?) suggested. It is
good enough for the mailing list about this.


Trent Mick
TrentM at ActiveState.com

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