[Distutils] install_recommends proposal

zooko zooko at zooko.com
Wed Sep 26 16:47:43 CEST 2007

The allmydata.org "Tahoe" project does something similar in a non- 
machine-readable way.  We specify a minimum version if one is known,  
and we also mention specific versions that have been tested and are  
known to work:


The fact that this kind of practice is common suggests that a machine- 
readable implementation of it might be useful.



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