It’s not just me: The long tortured history of Python packaging

http://westmarch.sjsoft.com/2013/06/pythia/

I was not able to “get it” over the years – because it changed about every 10 minutes. Buy a book – and it was obsolete before it was printed.

The only other Python fiasco was the Python 3 / 2.x breaking stuff. It’s still slowly being resolved.

Meanwhile – Ruby has gems – and has worked for years – and Perl has had CPAN.

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