[Catalog-sig] PyPI and PEP 381
jannis at leidel.info
Mon Jan 18 23:07:07 CET 2010
Am 18.01.2010 um 22:56 schrieb Martin v. Löwis:
>> Besides the reference use case "mirroring"?
>> I don't know. Let's think about potential web services that could use information about a new software release:
>> Continous integration, yay!
>> Social communities with voting and commenting, yay!
>> Version control, yay!
>> "Private" mirrors (as in "not advertised in the public")
>> and so on..
> Can you please propose a specific change to something?
Use push notifications (HTTP POST requests) to tell the mirrors about the availability of updates on the main main index, instead of having the mirrors pull that information periodically.
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