[Distutils] some questions about PEP470

Stefan Krah stefankrah at freenet.de
Wed Oct 15 03:59:40 CEST 2014

Nick Coghlan <ncoghlan <at> gmail.com> writes:
> PyPI is hosted in the US, and thus covered by US export laws.
> I don't follow Stefan's objection, however, given that the objective of
PEP 470 is to improve the user experience of external hosting, rather than
to disallow it.

Sorry if it wasn't clear.  This sub-thread was no longer about PEP 470 at
all.  Rough context:

Mr. Stufft: cdecimal downtime means more people will want to enforce uploading.

Me: Even if that is so, you cannot exploit it politically, since upload-only
packages are an insult for international authors.

Stefan Krah

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