[Distutils] SOLVED: bdist_rpm and pre-release python packages / eggs (was: pre-release versioning problems with sdist, bdist_rpm , bdist_debian)

Tarek Ziadé ziade.tarek at gmail.com
Sat Mar 14 08:54:15 CET 2009

Please guys stop this now.

While this is a complex topic, there's no need to be rude or impolite
here. I am -1 on this kind of attitude.
If the solutions were so obvious they would be applied for years.


On Fri, Mar 13, 2009 at 5:41 PM, Manuel Amador (Rudd-O)
<rudd-o at rudd-o.com> wrote:
> I told you to STOP WRITING TO ME.
> Setuptools IS NOT the cause of the invalid prerelease RPMs, it is the
> DEVELOPERS OF PYTHON PACKAGES, which are merely following Setuptools policy
> MACHINES AROUND THE GLOBE. "Education" is not a solution when the problem
> has already acquired these proportions.
> And we already know you're a big -1. You don't need to keep repeating it,
> you have made it abundantly transparent that you do not understand the issue
> at hand, nor have you provided a single line of code or even a workable
> counterproposal, so it's pretty clear you're full of shit and you vote -1
> for bigotry rather than for valid engineering reasons.
> Now go away.
> To whoever has had the endurance to resist this continuous crapflood that
> this Reno dude has been flooding us with: you have my admiration, but I
> won't continue this pointless discussion anymore. Do whatever you want with
> the patches, they're yours to butcher, reject or accept, and I will continue
> building more features (I have already proposed a new one in the python bug
> tracker) -- I am not gonna let this troll break my stride.
> Peace out.
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