[Distutils] [Catalog-sig] packaging terminology confusion
fuzzyman at gmail.com
Wed Jan 13 02:48:51 CET 2010
On 13 Jan 2010, at 01:14, Zooko Wilcox-O'Hearn <zooko at zooko.com> wrote:
>> When you have a release ready, what do you do with it? You
>> 'package' it, of course. You don't 'project' it, and you don't
>> 'parcel' it. What is the result of the 'packaging' activity? It's a
>> 'package' of course.
> Bingo! And, this is true regardless of whether you're working on a
> project written in Python or in another language or in a combination
> of languages.
That's just semantics - rephrase it a nd you get a different result.
When you build a release are you building a package? No - you're
building a release.
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