[Catalog-sig] Table of Python Packages, updated
richard at commonground.com.au
Wed Mar 30 00:00:29 CEST 2005
On 29/03/2005, at 8:57 AM, Ian Bicking wrote:
> Seo Sanghyeon wrote:
>> Hello, comp.lang.python, and catalog-sig,
>> Some of you may remember my mail with the very same subject
>> last year. :-) I have continued to maintain the table, and here's
>> the updated result:
>> 304 Python projects indexed, with links to PyPI, FreeBSD port,
>> Debian deb, Gentoo ebuild, NetBSD pkgsrc, and Fink.
> Wow, PyPI has really bad support. We should really start bugging
> authors to register their packages. I think Richard Jones was also
> thinking about quarterly postings to python-announce to remind people
> of PyPI's existance.
Yeah. Hell, the actual file upload stuff hasn't been announced. There's
been mutterings that PyPI could use a better name, and I was going to
wait until that had been settled before I made a formal announcement.
PyPI is just too anonymous and is also too easy to confuse with PyPy.
I've never been particularly happy with the name.
So, any suggestions for a new name?
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