[Numpy-discussion] Source release of 0.9.6 on sourceforge is wrong

Sasha ndarray at mac.com
Fri Apr 21 09:35:02 CDT 2006

I've downloaded numpy-0.9.6.tar.gz from SF about a month ago and it was fine:

> tar tzf ~/Archives/numpy-0.9.6.tar.gz

On 4/21/06, David M. Cooke <cookedm at physics.mcmaster.ca> wrote:
> Travis,
> Looks like you uploaded the bdist .tar.gz of NumPy 0.9.6 to
> sourceforge, instead of the sdist. The one there isn't the source,
> it's a binary distribution of a 32-bit Linux compile.
> It's been over a month, with 2684 downloads, and I can't find a
> mention that anybody's noticed this before... Have we silently lost
> people who think we're on crack, or are there 2684 people who haven't
> looked at what they got?
> [On a another note, the download URL on PyPi won't work with
> setuptools; I've fixed the setup.py in svn to use the correct one, but
> if you could fix it on PyPi and set it to
> http://sourceforge.net/project/showfiles.php?group_id=1369&package_id=175103
> then people can use easy_install to install numpy.]
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