[Distutils] [Catalog-sig] setuptools or PyPI problem...?

"Martin v. Löwis" martin at v.loewis.de
Tue Aug 23 00:01:00 CEST 2005

Ian Bicking wrote:
> I don't know which side this belongs to, but I had a problem when I 
> tried to create a package with a "-" in it ("Paste-Deploy").  setup.py 
> register worked fine, and created a "Paste-Deploy" project; however, 
> when I did an upload it created a "Paste_Deploy-0.1.tar.gz" file, and 
> PyPI wouldn't accept it, I believe because it thought it belonged to the 
> (nonexistant) Paste_Deploy project.  In the end I just smushed the words 
> together, but I figure this really should work.  I don't know if it's 
> setuptools (or distutils) that is uploading to PyPI incorrectly, or PyPI 
> that is mismatching projects.

Sounds like a PyPI problem to me.


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