asynchat and threading

Jp Calderone exarkun at
Mon Nov 29 23:02:00 CET 2004

On Mon, 29 Nov 2004 16:05:14 -0500, "Eric S. Johansson" <esj at> wrote:
> If I could simply do: py-get twisted
> and have all of the dependencies resolved, it would be wonderful.  as a 
> prototype, I would suggest wrapping apt-get with a python envelope which 
>   automatically invokes apt-get with a python specific configuration 
> file for .pydeb files as well as a private repository and database etc.. 
>   Since apt-get exists for almost every version of Linux and should be 
> portable to other platforms, this distribution method should be 
> relatively distribution portable.
> One can also handle upgrades of the core image of Python and ancillary 
> packages as well by leaving a breadcrumb file indicating which packaging 
> system is native and the package currently installed. <<- idea needs work
> yea? nay?

  Why not use apt-get?


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