[Catalog-sig] Total number of packages in PyPI
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Sun Jan 30 19:58:57 CET 2011
On Sun, Jan 30, 2011 at 11:48 PM, "Martin v. Löwis" <martin at v.loewis.de> wrote:
>> But many of the packages are not really existing in PyPI:
>> Is there any auto-generated list of these packages
>> somewhere ?
> I don't know what a "not really existing" package is;
For those package, there is no page with user visible
information in "pypi" index but there is an empty "simple" index.
For example, this page give 404:
Whereas, this page gives an empty page:
> however, the answer to your question is most likely "no".
>> Is it possible to reduce the total number in the main page
>> by excluding these packages ?
> It might be possible, but why should this be done?
The total number is bit misleading. It's there in "simple"
but not in "pypi" index.
P.S: I am trying to build a community site for Python 3
to collect feedback about package compatibility with Python 3:
http://getpython3.net/ This will be similar to http://isitruby19.com/
For now I have excluded the invisible packages.
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