[Product-Developers] Releasing plugins to pypi AND plone.org

Gilles Lenfant gilles.lenfant at alterway.fr
Tue Apr 5 15:24:57 UTC 2011

Le 5 avr. 2011 à 16:55, Wichert Akkerman a écrit :

> On 4/5/11 16:47 , Gilles Lenfant wrote:
>> Le 5 avr. 2011 à 14:17, Wichert Akkerman a écrit :
>>> On 4/5/11 14:11 , Gilles Lenfant wrote:
>>>> Hi,
>>>> Advocating to publish new releases and components to plone.org for these two main reasons :
>>>> * There's no Plone specific component categorization in Pypi. Searching in Pypi is somehow spartan.
>>> That is trivially fixed by requesting a Plone classifier in pypi.
>> What about "user management", "media", "themes", "fields and widgets" and other Plone (or more generally CMS) field classifiers. Most are not on Pypi classifiers.
> You could use keywords. But I think you misunderstand the idea. What I had in mind (and it was just a quick thought thrown out) is something like this:
> * developer create software, submits to pypi where all python software
>  lives
> * plone.org admin or develop himself wants software to appear on
>  plone.org, so creates a product in plone.org/products, selects the
>  'pull updates from pypi' checkbox and enters the distribution name
> at that point plone.org can fully automatically receive updates from pypi and show them on plone.org. I did not suggest that plone.org would somehow automatically discover things on pypi - just that it would be nice if it was possible if you could link a plone.org product with a package on pypi and have plone.org pull updates from pypi.

Ah, OK. Maybe this could help...


Gilles Lenfant

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