[Grok-dev] Re: grokproject upgrade weirdness

Martijn Faassen faassen at startifact.com
Thu Jul 17 14:55:55 EDT 2008


Martijn Faassen wrote:
> I just tried upgrading to the newest release of grokproject using:
> easyinstall -U grokproject
> this however results in me getting something called grokproject-0.8dev.
> It's getting the SVN version or something through the PyPI, thanks to 
> the wonderful magic of easy_install and a download url link in the PyPI 
> project page. (I hate easy_install's magic; it continues to surprise me! 
> it's a good example of *bad* magic...)
> What is the right upgrade method for grokproject?

Specifying: "easy_install grokproject == 0.8" gives me the right version.

It still makes me worried what people will get on first-time install or 
upgrade though. Perhaps we should get rid of that download url bit in 



P.S. the new version appears to work fine, great work in getting this 

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