[Distutils] People want CPAN :-)

Rakotomandimby Mihamina mihamina at gulfsat.mg
Mon Nov 9 07:37:11 CET 2009

11/06/2009 08:53 PM, Guido van Rossum:
> Python is suffering a lot in the scientific word, because it has not a
> CPAN-like repository.

One thing I think is important too:
Perl has "helpers" that help to distribution-package easily.
Python must have too.

For example, debian packaging what is on pypi must be straighforward.
(same for RPM based distribution and other systems)

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