On Mon, Dec 8, 2008 at 12:23 PM, Tres Seaver <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
> Stripping all versions from the dependencies in setup.py only works if
> users are willing to run their own package indexes, and figure out edge
> cases such as the ones you describe by themselves:
The above claim appears false. Every project (both the open and closed)
I work on has virtually no versions in setup.py and we don't use a
private package index. We use a version section in the buildout.
> at that point,
> forking the egg to drop the manually-resolved extra dependency is a
> minor nuisance.
Specifying your own versions requires even less work than forking.
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