PYPI, some troubles

"Martin v. Löwis" martin at
Thu Sep 18 01:00:19 CEST 2008

> 1. when I commit a new release to PYPI, I can use stored data (by my
> browser: Name, package summary, keywords etc), but in the last line
> (classification) I had to chose all those lines from the very
> beginning, moreover, if I click at one of them without pressing "CTRL"
> all my choices drops & I have to type it from the very beginning (I
> use Mozilla Firefox 3.0 but I don't think it's the matter).

Then I recommend not to use the browser to commit the new releases.
Instead, arrange for your to contain all the relevant data,
and use

  python register

to add the new release.

> 2. Another issue: I have attached my source code (openopt0.19.tar.bz2
> file), now I can see it in "files for openopt 0.19" section (http://
> but easy_install can't find the package:

Try calling the file openopt-0.19.tar.bz2. If that doesn't help, contact
the setuptools mailing lists.


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