[Distutils] The future of invoking pip

Nathaniel Smith njs at pobox.com
Fri Nov 13 02:16:52 EST 2015

On Thu, Nov 12, 2015 at 6:09 PM, Chris Barker - NOAA Federal
<chris.barker at noaa.gov> wrote:
>  > If we waved our hands and were able to magically make Python package
>> management perfect, what would that look like?
> well, I think the command would be:
> python install package_name
> I know there are good reasons to keep package installer development out of
> core, but if have ensurepip-- we could do this.

1) What about 'pip uninstall', 'pip freeze', 'pip list', 'pip show',
'pip search', 'pip wheel'?
2) If it requires python 3.6 it's kinda a non-starter...


Nathaniel J. Smith -- http://vorpus.org

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