[Distutils] Proposal for incorporating buildout-versions on buildout (Re: Better version pinning in buildout (buildout-versions))
Eric V. Smith
eric at trueblade.com
Tue Jan 15 13:21:39 CET 2013
On 1/15/2013 6:30 AM, Jim Fulton wrote:
> On Tue, Jan 15, 2013 at 5:45 AM, Chris Withers <chris at python.org> wrote:
>> On 15/01/2013 10:36, Jim Fulton wrote:
>>>> Yeah, I thought it might be this ;-)
>>>> I don't know how hard it'd be top implement but in an ideal world I'd
>>>> to see develop eggs trump any other sources but still have version
>>>> requirements checked.
>>> That's the case today.
>> I don't believe it is, if you have:
>> develop = /checkouts/somepackage.2.0.0
>> versions = versions
>> somepackage = 1.4.2
>> ...I've always found that /checkouts/somepackage.2.0.0 isn't on the python
>> path but that for version 1.4.2 is.
> Right, meaning the version requirement *is* checked.
> I guess I don't understand: "I don't know how hard it'd be top
> implement but in an ideal world I'd prefer to see develop eggs trump
> any other sources but still have version requirements checked."
I think it means that the develop egg is the only version that's
considered. If it doesn't match the version requirement, it's an error.
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