Version 0.3.7 of distlib has recently been released on PyPI . For newcomers, distlib is a library of packaging functionality which is intended to be usable as the basis for third-party packaging tools.
The main changes in this release are as follows: * Handle bare newlines when parsing metadata. * Use version comparison logic for python_full_version. * Fix shebang computation for source builds of Python. * Extract tarfiles more safely by incorporating tarfile filters. * Check for 'has_cert' attribute before using it. * Fix #200: Improve conformance to PEP440. * Fix #203: Handle parsing of export entries to allow script names such as "," or ",foo". A more detailed change log is available at . Please try it out, and if you find any problems or have any suggestions for improvements, please give some feedback using the issue tracker at . Regards, Vinay Sajip  https://pypi.org/project/distlib/0.3.7/  https://distlib.readthedocs.io/en/0.3.7/overview.html#change-log-for-distlib  https://github.com/pypa/distlib/issues/new/choose _______________________________________________ Python-announce-list mailing list -- email@example.com To unsubscribe send an email to python-announce-list-le...@python.org https://mail.python.org/mailman3/lists/python-announce-list.python.org/ Member address: arch...@mail-archive.com