[Catalog-sig] requested Trove Classifier: "Framework :: Setuptools Plugin"

Richard Jones richardjones at optushome.com.au
Sun Mar 9 03:57:19 CET 2008

On Sun, 9 Mar 2008, you wrote:
> > I would prefer to see the classifier named similarly to the other
> > frameworks -
> > ie. no "Plugin". Otherwise I have no objection.
> Well, we should be careful distinguish between a package which is a
> setuptools plugin -- i.e. a unit of code which can used to extend the
> setuptools build tool -- from a package which is built using setuptools.
> The classifier I'm looking for is a way to find packages of the
> former kind.
> It was Philip J. Eby's suggestion, originally, to name it "setuptools
> plugin" in order to make it clear that this classifier wasn't
> appropriate for any package which is built using setuptools.

OK, I've added "Framework :: Setuptools Plugin"


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