[Distutils] Fw: CPAN for python?
Thu, 8 Jun 2000 09:46:42 +0200
[Doesn't this also belong to distutils?]
From: "Andrew Kuchling" <email@example.com>
Sent: Thursday, June 08, 2000 4:05 AM
Subject: Re: CPAN for python?
> [...] The distutils work seems to
> be freezing down nicely; the discussions have gone from requirements
> to design to implementation, and are now doing the i-dotting and
> t-crossing fixes, with the occasional slightly larger upheaval. But
> the basic principle of running setup.py seems stable.
> So, what would people want on top of distutils? A Debian-style "do
> apt-get, upgrade" to update currently installed packages? A
> CPAN-style "fetch and install this module for me, please"? Simple
> version checking?