[Distutils] Fwd: Warehouse update: still on track, new features
sh at changeset.nyc
Tue Feb 6 22:11:29 EST 2018
Our weekly Warehouse update just went out to pypa-dev and is included below.
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Subject: Warehouse update: still on track, new features
Date: Tue, 6 Feb 2018 22:09:12 -0500
From: Sumana Harihareswara <sh at changeset.nyc>
To: pypa-dev <pypa-dev at googlegroups.com>
Here's your weekly update on Warehouse, powering the new PyPI.
You can see some noticeable improvements to Warehouse right now compared
to last week. There's a mobile UI for managing projects, and a
project owner can now delete a project. We also have several CSS
tweaks and other continuing design improvements -- we're lucky to be
working with Nicole on this. Less visibly, we have further Kubernetes
security work by Ernest in cabotage and Dustin's work on a generic
We're still on track to hit the Maintainer MVP milestone at the end of
this month. On the documentation and outreach side, Laura and I have
been preparing to contact very active maintainers when we hit that
milestone, and we've been improving the packaging user guide, and
working a bit on Twine (e.g., documentation for using python-keyring
with Twine to avoid having to use a .pypirc).
Thanks to Jon Wayne Parrott for fixing an issue Dustin spotted so
that pypa.io gets fresh updates again.
In PEP progress, PEP 541 is moving forward again, with a pull request
for a change in BDFL-Delegate.
As usual, meeting notes from our weekly discussion are on the wiki.
And if you want to get started contributing to Warehouse, Ernest wants
to help you and give you stickers, and has 30-minute 1:1 slots
available. Right now we have eleven open issues marked as good for
Thanks to Mozilla for their support for the PyPI & Warehouse work, and
thanks to the PSF for facilitating and supporting this work!
Warehouse project manager
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