[Grok-dev] Re: Defining 3rd-party eggs within a grok buildout?

Sebastian Ware sebastian at urbantalk.se
Wed Jun 25 18:13:10 EDT 2008

25 jun 2008 kl. 23.45 skrev Martijn Faassen:

> Toni Mueller wrote:
>> Hi,
>> thanks for your answer!
>> On Wed, 25.06.2008 at 22:59:03 +0200, Martijn Faassen <faassen at startifact.com 
>> > wrote:
>>> The drawback of hardcoding version numbers in setup.py is that it   
>>> becomes harder to combine packages which may have different   
>>> requirements, and that it becomes harder to just change to a  
>>> bugfix  release, etc.
>> Nailing down the versions of packages is the only way I can see to
>> reliably exclude beta code from a product.
> Yes, I'm all for nailing down eggs, myself. It's just a matter of  
> where.

It would be cool if one could specify an URL to get a list of nailed  
versions, allowing controlled upgrades and easier collaboration  
regarding testing. This would probably benefit Grok especially. Or is  
this allready supported?

Mvh Sebastian

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