dash/underscore on name of package uploaded on pypi

Paul Moore p.f.moore at gmail.com
Thu Feb 28 14:18:31 EST 2019

On Thu, 28 Feb 2019 at 16:14, ast <none at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hello
> I just uploaded a package on pypi, whose name is "arith_lib"
> The strange thing is that on pypi the package is renamed "arith-lib"
> The underscore is substitued with a dash

The version with a dash is the normalised form of the name - see


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