[Zope3-dev] Re: SVN: zope.location/trunk/setup.py using pypi as homepage instead of svn.zope.org

Wichert Akkerman wichert at wiggy.net
Tue Aug 21 02:34:58 EDT 2007

Previously Stephan Richter wrote:
> On Saturday 18 August 2007 17:03, Philipp von Weitershausen wrote:
> > * Please also don't forget to add a changelog entry in README.txt,
> > especially if you're adding features. If there's no README.txt yet, this
> > is a good time to give it one. It should start out with a simple
> > paragraph and have at least one section called "Changes". You could then
> > use its contents as the long_description in setup.py. Other packages
> > (e.g. zope.proxy or zope.publisher) can serve as examples.
> Why do the changes have to be part of the README file? That seems no good. I 
> think a separate file is much better.


The audience for changelog information is different than the audience
for normal documentation.

If you really want to you can combine both files in the long_description
from your setup.py. That can make your cheesehop package page overly
large though.


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