[Python-Dev] eggs now mandatory for pypi?

Georg Brandl g.brandl at gmx.net
Mon Oct 5 18:00:22 CEST 2009

Jesse Noller schrieb:
> On Mon, Oct 5, 2009 at 4:43 AM, Fredrik Lundh <fredrik at pythonware.com> wrote:
>> it's revews like this that makes me wonder if releasing open source is
>> a good idea:
>>   no egg - worst seen ever, remove it from pypi or provide an egg
>> (jensens, 2009-10-05, 0 points)
>> </F>
> Unfortunately; we're now staring down the barrel of having
> youtube-style comments on Python packages on the index.

Yes, unfortunately. I originally thought that restricting the commenters
to those with a PyPI account would make them useful, but seeing this one
(even if it was not intended) and the comment on hgsvn that belongs into
a bug tracker instead, I'm not so sure anymore.


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