[ANN] Bento 0.0.5, a packaging solution for python software
- David Cournapeau
- 2011-03-08 @ 14:07
I am pleased to announce a new release of bento, a packaging
python which aims at reproducibility, extensibility and simplicity. You can
take a look at its main features on bento's main documentation page
(http://cournape.github.com/Bento). The main features of this 0.0.5
- All python versions from 2.4 up to 3.1 now pass the test suite
follow once a distribute issue with 3.2 is fixed)
- If run under a virtual environment (virtualenv), bento will
package inside the virtualenvironment by default
- Internal changes to enable easier change of build tool (an
example for simple extensions is available for waf 1.6.x)
- Added experimental distutils compatibility layer so that one can
setup.py which will pick up all information from bento.info.
projects using bento to be able to use tools such as pip.
Bento now has its own mailing list: firstname.lastname@example.org. If you are
bento, I will present it at pycon 2011 as a poster.