[Distutils] the usecase of continious integration based release-management (which could use more support on the ds2 side)
alexis at notmyidea.org
Wed Mar 23 23:47:05 CET 2011
Le 23/03/2011 19:20, Ronny Pfannschmidt a écrit :
Hey ronny !
> i'd like to propose making the work-flow of creating releases by just
> pushing vcs tags to a ci system as easy as possible
That's an usage a lot of people have, +1 to make it easy to do in a few
> personally all i ever want to do to release a new version is::
> $vcs tag $version
> $vcs push
Do you mean "pysetup upload" (or whatever similar), or are you thinking
about a vcs hook that generates the setup.cfg and upload for you ?
What tools are we talking about ? distutils? distutils2?
The way to do it with distutils2 would be to register a hook able to get
information from the vcs and put it in the setup.cfg.
> a) provide a hook to get the version, make the version static on
> pro: straightforward, simple
> cons: kind of a hack
why are you considering it a hack ? seems the right way to me.
> b) provide support for multiple setup-hooks and support for command
> pro: generic way to do it
> cons: needs more code, more stuff in setup.cfg
multiple setup-hooks ? Doesnt seems clear to me, can you clarify ?
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