[Catalog-sig] API search by python version (or classifier)

Alexis Métaireau alexis at notmyidea.org
Thu Jan 27 13:08:08 CET 2011


Le 27/01/2011 09:05, M.-A. Lemburg a écrit :
> Tarek Ziadé wrote:
>> > Oh... so what about this:
>> > 
>> > - PyPI publishes setuptools metadata, but in Metadata 1.2 format. The
>> > conversion is pretty simple, it's just translating the requires.txt
>> > into PEP 345 fields.
>> > - We add a marker so we know that those metadata are from setuptools
>> > 
>> > That way, PyPI has an unified interface to get the dependencies, and
>> > if there's an issue in project X because the static metadata fails on
>> > platform Y, we ask the project to provide real PEP 345 metadata.
> +1
+1 for me too.


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