[Distutils] [Catalog-sig] packaging terminology confusion

Suno Ano suno.ano at sunoano.org
Sat Jan 9 19:36:26 CET 2010


[skipping a lot of lines ...]

 Brad> Does anyone who vote +1 for 'project' want to change that vote to
 Brad> 'parcel'?

I do
http://tarekziade.wordpress.com/2010/01/07/fixing-packaging-terminology-confusion

 - However, as P.J. Eby pointed out correctly, *parcel* would be a
   substitute for *distribution* and not for *project*.
   http://mail.python.org/pipermail/distutils-sig/2010-January/015282.html

 - Alexander Limi also has a good point, using the term *installers*
   that is. We should consider that one too I think.





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