Re: [alpine-devel] Python 3 in Alpine 3.5
On 2016-06-03 16:14, Jiri Horner wrote:
> Have you considered integrating pip with apk? Like `apk add py-foo`
> would invoke pip to install `foo` for you and manage upgrades too. I was
> using simple script that did something similar, so I don't need to
> switch between apk and pip and it was quite comfortable.
That would be excellent idea, but apk-tools being written in C is rather
unhappy place for such task. As far as I know, one of the design goals
of packaging system Alpine is simplicity as in KISS, and apk<->pip
translation definitely counts as magic.
Received on Mon Jun 06 2016 - 19:17:38 GMT