[Distutils] PEP 345 - 3 new fields
benji at zope.com
Tue Dec 1 19:27:09 CET 2009
On Tue, Dec 1, 2009 at 12:04 PM, Tarek Ziadé <ziade.tarek at gmail.com> wrote:
> What is the cost you are seeing in having new additional fields ?
The cognitive load of package authors having to read, understand, and
then provide or ignore the metadata. There is also the cost to
implementors of PyPI replacements/mirrors/other tools.
> Existing projects can leave everything in their long_description if
> they want, nothing is lost.
Nothing we currently have is lost, however we put a small damper on
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