[Catalog-sig] Pypi egg uploads

Charlie Moad cwmoad at gmail.com
Wed Jan 11 01:43:15 CET 2006


On 1/10/06, Richard Jones <richardjones at optushome.com.au> wrote:
> 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.
>

We could host them on the sf site, but I am afraid it would be
terribly slow.  Is there a way to redirect from there.  Will
setuptools pick up on *.egg hrefs on the matplotlib.sf.net index page?
 I would hate to make someone code. ;)

Thanks,
- Charlie


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