[SciPy-dev] Scikits and stuff
Fri Dec 28 07:10:54 CST 2007
There are lots of scikit attributes important to users:
- current maturity status
- development rate
So yielding lots of *sci* classes only for to separate scikits by
license is not a good idea (+taking into account lots of different
license classes). BTW, some scikits are BSD-licensed.
I think it should be something like database, like PYPI.
scipy should have a function (like "aptitude install pylab") to list all
available (maybe, via some kind of search, specifying interested
parameters - isOpenSourse, isOSIApproved, including some keywords, etc),
extract and install required scikits from internet.
Maybe, it has some sense to start the function after scipy installation
(or yielding a text message after scipy installation finish about the
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