[Catalog-sig] Changing cheeseshop.python.org to pypi.python.org

Jim Fulton jim at zope.com
Tue Jul 24 23:49:15 CEST 2007

On Jul 24, 2007, at 5:43 PM, Martin v. Löwis wrote:
> FWIW, "distribution" is quite misleading. SuSE is a Distribution
> (of Linux), and so is Debian; ActivePython is a distribution of
> Python (I think - before coming to that area, I would have though
> that "the distribution of Python varies across continents").

I didn't come up with the name "distribution". Distutils did that.   
Whether we like it or not, the Python Library Reference defines this  


We have a real problem with terminology.


Jim Fulton			mailto:jim at zope.com		Python Powered!
CTO 				(540) 361-1714			http://www.python.org
Zope Corporation	http://www.zope.com		http://www.zope.org

More information about the Catalog-SIG mailing list