[Distutils] "Stable" versions

Ben Finney ben+python at benfinney.id.au
Wed Dec 17 06:16:16 CET 2008

Ian Bicking <ianb at colorstudy.com> writes:

> Also, there needs to be a definition of what versions are "stable".
> And maybe a distinction between beta/rc and development, though I'm
> less worried about that.  Are there definitions of this?

A further complication: If “Foo” at its latest stable version has a
dependency on a non-stable version of “Bar” (however “stable” ends
up being defined), what happens when asking for “only stable versions
of Foo”?

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Ben Finney

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