[Distutils] PyPI search engine slow

Richard Jones richard at python.org
Sun Jan 4 23:11:10 CET 2015

Thanks for pointing that out. There's not lot we can do immediately, as any
significant improvement to search will require architecture changes.

Or, do what I do: use Google :)

[in the Bad Old Days, we used google site search, but people complained
that the results weren't pretty enough]

On Sat Jan 03 2015 at 11:57:00 PM Antoine Pitrou <solipsis at pitrou.net>

> Hello,
> It seems that PyPI's search engine has become quite slow. For example
> the following URL takes ~8s. to load:
> https://pypi.python.org/pypi?%3Aaction=search&term=
> signature%20inspect&submit=search
> Regards
> Antoine.
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