[pydotorg-www] Proposal: dev.pypi.python.org

anatoly techtonik techtonik at gmail.com
Sat Apr 2 11:50:33 CEST 2011


On Sat, Apr 2, 2011 at 12:30 PM, "Martin v. Löwis" <martin at v.loewis.de> wrote:
>> Thoughts?

What problem are you trying to solve?

> I'd like to give releases on this installation a lifetime of 6 months,
> and packages an idle-lifetime of 6 months.
>
> IOW, releases are deleted from that site automatically after 6 months,
> and packages that don't have a releases within 6 months get also deleted.
>
> This could still cause issues if somebody decides they want to "test"
> releasing Django (say), so it may be necessary to also share packages
> and roles.
>
> This, in turn, may mean that we can just have a single database, and
> give releases a "dev" flag, meaning that some are displayed only on
> dev.pypi, and the others only on pypi. Uploading to dev would show
> set the dev flag.
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anatoly t.


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