[Distutils] dump of all PyPI project metadata available?

Richard Jones richard at python.org
Thu Jul 23 17:36:32 CEST 2015

On 22 July 2015 at 15:07, Brett Cannon <bcannon at gmail.com> wrote:

> When I wrote https://nothingbutsnark.svbtle.com/python-3-support-on-pypi
> I wrote a script to download every project's JSON metadata by scraping the
> simple index and then making the appropriate GET request for the JSON
> metadata. It worked, but somewhat of a hassle.
> Is there some dump somewhere that is built daily, weekly, or monthly of
> all the metadata on PyPI for offline analysis?

Short answer is there's nothing built into PyPI itself to do this.

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