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Re: PyPI to Debian repository converter (GSoC 2012 project)

On Apr 30, 2012, at 04:07 PM, Natalia Frydrych wrote:

>2012/4/29 Andrew Straw <strawman@astraw.com>:
>> (I'm coming at this very late - apologies for only noticing your email now.)
>> What you describe is exactly the pypi-install command of stdeb:
>> http://github.com/astraw/stdeb .
>Stdeb is one of the programs that I intend to use. I agreed with my
>mentor that in the beginning we should focus on packages for Python 3,
>so I'll have to adapt stdeb or pkgme to this ​​(which at this time
>work with Python 2 only).
>Please note, that the tool that I intend to write, will be designed to
>convert as many PyPI packages as possible and making them available in
>a deb repository (for the selected version of Debian), and then update
>them when new versions of existing libraries or brand new libraries
>will appear. One of challenges will be determining dependencies
>required during build process.

I'm really glad to see this!

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