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

Michael Foord mfoord at python.org
Mon Apr 4 01:21:46 CEST 2011


On 04/04/2011 00:14, "Martin v. Löwis" wrote:
>> That sounds awesome, especially for testing tools that have to interact
>> with pypi.
> Actually, for testing tools, I think the requirements are quite
> different: you want concurrent runs of the same test case on multiple
> machines, so you need to make sure they don't collide.
>
> So for that use case, I rather suggest to setup an installation that
> allows dynamic creation of PyPI instances, each one good for only an
> hour. Their URLs would be test.pypi.python.org/<generatedid>.
That does sound ideal, although more work.

Michael

> Regards,
> Martin


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