[Distutils] zip vs tar.gz at PyPI

Sridhar Ratnakumar sridharr at activestate.com
Thu Jun 18 20:40:00 CEST 2009

On 09-06-18 02:05 AM, Tarek Ziadé wrote:
> Hi Martin,
> We are talking about the "preferred" default archive format in Distutils-SIG.
> I was wondering if you could give us some statistics on the various
> archives format used at PyPI.

I have a local PyPI mirror .. and it seems there are about 15000 
tar.gz/tgz files .. while only 2000 zip files.

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