[Python-checkins] peps: PEP 426: add distlib as a reference impl

nick.coghlan python-checkins at python.org
Mon Jun 24 13:49:00 CEST 2013

changeset:   4962:1b71d1e87f64
user:        Nick Coghlan <ncoghlan at gmail.com>
date:        Mon Jun 24 21:48:49 2013 +1000
  PEP 426: add distlib as a reference impl

  pep-0426.txt |  15 ++++++++++-----
  1 files changed, 10 insertions(+), 5 deletions(-)

diff --git a/pep-0426.txt b/pep-0426.txt
--- a/pep-0426.txt
+++ b/pep-0426.txt
@@ -1763,11 +1763,16 @@
 The reference implementations for converting from legacy metadata to
-metadata 2.0 are Daniel Holth's `wheel project
-<https://bitbucket.org/dholth/wheel/overview>`__ (which
-adds the ``bdist_wheel`` command to ``setuptools``) and Donald Stufft's
-`Warehouse project <https://github.com/dstufft/warehouse>`__ (which will
-eventually be the next generation Python Package Index implementation).
+metadata 2.0 are:
+* the `wheel project <https://bitbucket.org/dholth/wheel/overview>`__, which
+  adds the ``bdist_wheel`` command to ``setuptools``
+* the `Warehouse project <https://github.com/dstufft/warehouse>`__, which
+  will eventually be migrated to the Python Packaging Authority as the next
+  generation Python Package Index implementation
+* the `distlib project <https://bitbucket.org/pypa/distlib/>`__ which is
+  derived from the core packaging infrastructure created for the
+  ``distutils2`` project and
 While it is expected that there may be some edge cases where manual
 intervention is needed for clean conversion, the specification has been

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