[Catalog-sig] permissive trove classification

Fred Drake fdrake at gmail.com
Fri Dec 28 05:22:27 CET 2007

On Dec 27, 2007 2:25 PM, Doug Hellmann <doug at hellfly.net> wrote:
> What I'm trying to do is make it easy to figure out when I've botched
> something in my configuration.  If there are no categories listed for
> a package I am uploading, or no *known* categories listed, that seems
> like it warrants a special message, even if the server warns me about
> each category I specify that it doesn't know.

This suggests that your private PyPI-a-like might treat it as an error
to have unrecognized categories; that certainly supports the immediate
use case (1 public + 1 private repositories).  A more general solution
might be a bit different, of course.


Fred L. Drake, Jr.    <fdrake at gmail.com>
"Chaos is the score upon which reality is written." --Henry Miller

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