[Catalog-sig] Pypi egg uploads

Richard Jones richardjones at optushome.com.au
Wed Jan 11 01:35:43 CET 2006


On Wed, 11 Jan 2006 11:24 am, Charlie Moad wrote:
> On 1/10/06, Richard Jones <richardjones at optushome.com.au> wrote:
> > On Wed, 11 Jan 2006 06:59 am, Charlie Moad wrote:
> > > I am getting an error from pypi while trying to upload binary eggs.  I
> > > have found similiar error messages on the list, but no solutions.
> > >
> > > Error processing form
> > >
> > > invalid distribution file
> > >
> > > Here are the files:
> > > http://euclid.uits.iupui.edu/~cmoad/matplotlib-0.86-py2.3-win32.egg
> > > http://euclid.uits.iupui.edu/~cmoad/matplotlib-0.86-py2.4-win32.egg
> > >
> > > Is there a size limit?
> >
> > There is currently a hard-coded 5MB file size limit. How big are those
> > eggs?
>
> About 7MB a piece.

The 5MB limit was decided at the sprint table at PyCon 2005. If it's 
unreasonable, I guess we could raise it.

I believe it would be reasonable to have per-project limit increases, if 
someone was willing to code it.


    Richard


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