[Distutils] GUI for Python package Management

Ben Finney ben+python at benfinney.id.au
Fri Jan 30 03:04:30 CET 2009

<david.lyon at preisshare.net> writes:

> What I need for myself, is a package manifest, tracking all the
> packages that I have installed. Then when I go set up on a new
> machine, I can load the manifest, and the tool will go get me all my
> packages.
> So I totally agree with your comments... that is why I am thinking
> that a GUI could streamline this area.

An interface is premature if the manifest doesn't yet exist. Let's
solve that problem before thinking of a GUI for it.

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Ben Finney

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