Cheese Shop: some history for the new-comers
tchur at optushome.com.au
Sat Mar 11 21:59:45 CET 2006
A.M. Kuchling wrote:
> On Sat, 11 Mar 2006 16:50:26 +1100,
> richard <richardjones at optushome.com.au> wrote:
>> So I did what people always do in this situation, I asked Barry Warsaw to
>> name. it. And he did, "Cheese Shop". I liked the name, so it was done. When
>> the new pydotorg machines went live last year, so too did the name
> Given the endless whiny complaints about the name,
I was just hoping that honour would be bestowed upon me for suggesting a
brilliant alternative name, but I sense it is not to be...oh well
(whistles tune to himself).
> though, I think we
> should just give up and go back to PyPI (pronounced 'Pippy').
Perusable Index of Packages for PYthon -> PIPPY (or PipPy if CamelCase
is preferred, or pippy...).
PyPi is doomed to be mispronounced pie-pie.
Anyway, thanks to Richard Jones for all his work on PyPI/Cheese Shop,
whining about the name notwithstanding.
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