[Catalog-sig] [Distutils] We need to make a decision wrt distribution names (second try)

Richard Jones richardjones at optushome.com.au
Wed Jul 25 00:14:22 CEST 2007

On Wed, 25 Jul 2007, Lars Immisch wrote:
> Still, I'd like a stated convention how version numbers are compared. I
> believe this would be good for setuptools also.

Currently PyPI sorts releases using distutils.version.LooseVersion

It uses distutils.version.StrictVersion when parsing "provides, "requires" 
and "obsoletes" setup.py package meta-data.


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