[Distutils] Changing the way we use the PEP process (redux)

Nick Coghlan ncoghlan at gmail.com
Wed Jan 27 07:32:57 EST 2016

On 25 January 2016 at 14:54, Nick Coghlan <ncoghlan at gmail.com> wrote:
> On 25 January 2016 at 13:30, Donald Stufft <donald at stufft.io> wrote:
>> Will we start moving the actual specifications into packaging.python.org, or will they stay in the PEP repository? I’m not sure I can tell from your two PRs currently.
> The initial PRs are aimed more at documenting the status quo, so the
> current crop of specifications won't move, but may gain
> packaging.python.org annotations explaining how reality differs from
> the nominal description in the PEP (I already did this for the PEP 345
> metadata spec, and to a lesser degree for the PEP 376 installation
> database spec). I figure that's useful even if we *don't* change the
> process, so it's a good place to start.

I've pushed the big green Merge button on these changes now.

Process PR: https://github.com/pypa/pypa.io/pull/14
Live at: https://www.pypa.io/en/latest/specifications/

Specifications PR: https://github.com/pypa/python-packaging-user-guide/pull/213
Live at: https://packaging.python.org/en/latest/specifications/


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