[Distutils] Python people want CPAN and how the latter came about

"Martin v. Löwis" martin at v.loewis.de
Thu Dec 24 11:46:13 CET 2009

>> python setup.py pickup_files upload
>> to upload the pre-built files; thereby you can upload files as source
>> that had not been generated by sdist.
> That's why I've proposed to add a --dist-file option to the upload command,

The tricky thing may be to find out what kind of file that is, so that
option would somehow need two parameters.


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