Posts about the Python packaging ecosystem.

What the heck is pyproject.toml?

Recently on Twitter there was a maintainer of a Python project who had a couple of bugs filed against their project due to builds failing (this particular project doesn't provide wheels, only sdists)

Why you should use `python -m pip`

Fellow core developer and Canadian, Mariatta [], asked on Twitter about python -m pip and who told her about that idiom along with asking for a reference explaining it: > I

How do you verify that PyPI can be trusted?

A co-worker of mine attended a technical talk about how Go's module mirror [] works and he asked me whether there was something there that Python should do. > Best technical

© 2013 Brett Cannon