[Python-Dev] PyPI comments and ratings, *really*?

David Stanek dstanek at dstanek.com
Thu Nov 12 18:02:59 CET 2009

On Thu, Nov 12, 2009 at 9:06 AM, Jesse Noller <jnoller at gmail.com> wrote:

> On Thu, Nov 12, 2009 at 8:38 AM, Steven D'Aprano <steve at pearwood.info>
> wrote:
> > On Thu, 12 Nov 2009 08:44:32 pm Ludvig Ericson wrote:
> >> Why are there comments on PyPI? Moreso, why are there comments which
> >> I cannot control as a package author on my very own packages? That's
> >> just absurd.
> >
> > No, what's absurd is thinking that the act of publishing software
> > somehow gives you the right to demand control over what others say
> > about your software.
> >
> > I don't suppose that this rant of yours has something to do with the
> > comment posted today?
> Frankly, I agree with him. As implemented, I *and others* think this
> is broken. I've taken the stance of not publishing things to PyPi
> until A> I find the time to contribute to make it better or B> It
> changes.

Where is the code for PyPi? I took a quick look and didn't turn up anything.

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