[Python-Dev] Integrate BeautifulSoup into stdlib?

Steve Holden steve at holdenweb.com
Sun Apr 5 01:23:32 CEST 2009

Martin v. Löwis wrote:
>> That's not entirely true; Cygwin comes with a package management tool
>> that probably could be used to set up a repository of python packages
>> for native Windows: <http://sources.redhat.com/cygwin-apps/setup.html>
> Ah, ok. It has the big disadvantage of not being Microsoft-endorsed,
> though. In that sense, it feels very much like easy_install (which also
> does dependencies).
Not only that, but the Cygwin packaging system appears to be extremely
difficult to organize a package for.

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