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

David Cournapeau cournape at gmail.com
Fri Dec 25 10:06:50 CET 2009

On Fri, Dec 25, 2009 at 5:52 PM, Lennart Regebro <regebro at gmail.com> wrote:

>> It is very difficult for me to understand the rationale for this. This
>> is specific to Pypi AFAIK
> Not at all.

Which other system similar to Pypi do you know which works like Pypi
in that regard ? Neither CRAN, hackage, opensuse build service,
rpm/deb repositories work like this to cite the ones I am somehow
familiar with. It seems that CPAN does not either if I understand from
the discussion.


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