[Distutils] setup.cfg new format proposal

Chris Withers chris at simplistix.co.uk
Fri Sep 18 12:15:04 CEST 2009

Sridhar Ratnakumar wrote:
>> I may be missing some context, but I did about an hour of googling around
>> before responding here, and for the life of me I can't find a simple 
>> answer
>> to the question: how do I currently programatically get the metadata 
>> out of
>> a distribution?
> http://pypi.python.org/pypi/pkginfo/

Yeah, but you have to remember to sacrifice the right goats to end up 
with the right things in whatever files pkginfo uses :-(


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