[Distutils] Proposal for incorporating buildout-versions on buildout (Re: Better version pinning in buildout (buildout-versions))

Jim Fulton jim at zope.com
Wed Jan 23 21:37:24 CET 2013

On Wed, Jan 23, 2013 at 3:21 PM, Reinout van Rees <reinout at vanrees.org> wrote:
> On 16-01-13 13:52, Jim Fulton wrote:
>> 1, 2, and 3 will be done when Chris (or someone else) makes
>> time to work on a pull request.  Perhaps this will be in buildout 2.1.
> I've made a branch where I noted the changes that have to be copied over
> (and adjusted) from buildout-versions.
> https://github.com/reinout/buildout/tree/reinout-versions
> Note that it doesn't strike me as a good idea to change
> "allow-picked-versions", which is now a nice true/false boolean, into a
> boolean that also accepts the "show" value. I can do it, but it looks dirty.
> Would an additional "show-picked-versions" be OK?

Sure.  It means there are combinations that make no sense:


<shrug> I don't feel strongly about it.


Jim Fulton
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