[Python-Dev] PEP 382: Namespace Packages
pje at telecommunity.com
Wed Apr 15 23:01:49 CEST 2009
At 10:20 PM 4/15/2009 +0200, M.-A. Lemburg wrote:
>Whether base packages are useful or not is really a side aspect
>of the PEP and my proposal.
It's not whether they're useful, it's whether they're required. Your
proposal *requires* base packages, and for people who intend to use
pure packages, this is NOT a feature: it's a bug.
Specifically, it introduces a large number of unnecessary,
boilerplate dependencies to their package distribution strategy.
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