[Distutils] setuptools, other scms, pip?
kain at kain.org
Sun Mar 29 00:53:46 CET 2009
While watching various things at pycon today, I've started implementing
support in setuptools for letting package_index.PackageIndex._download_url
() use a pluggable entry point for download handler.
I was asked, 'why not use pip?' I'm pretty sure this functionality
belongs in the direct interface to PyPI, which I understand is
setuptools. Is this incorrect?
(if interested, I'm publishing my work at git://kain.org/git/setuptools-
dev.git, and http://kain.org/git/setuptools-dev.git/
This is very rough and incomplete at the moment, I intend to also
implement entry points for approriate version-tagging options for
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