[Catalog-sig] Package comments
jannis at leidel.info
Wed Nov 4 20:09:31 CET 2009
Am 04.11.2009 um 07:03 schrieb Martin v. Löwis:
>> Why not create a separate site with ratings and comments, along the
>> lines of Jacob's cheeserater.com (now defunct) or Plone's software
> So it would all be fine, if I only rendered the comments on
> ratepypi.org, instead of pypi.python.org?
Sure, there is nothing wrong with having a 3rd party site where users
can leave comments and rate packages.
> Would it still be ok if a link from pypi.python.org would link to
IMO, it would be ok if the link is optional, if I -- as the package
author or maintainer -- can decide if a link to an external site shows
up on the PyPI page of my packages, similar to the homepage and the
Without such control over my packages I would seriously reconsider
putting them on PyPI and rather put the files on S3, Bitbucket or
Github. Maby I would even ask around to create a separate index and
use one of the alternative implementations.
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