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devpi upload/install/... workflow commands for Python developers

Project description

devpi-client: manage devpi-server, Python packaging and testing

The devpi command line tool is typically used in conjunction with devpi-server. It allows to upload, test and install packages from devpi indexes.

See for quickstart and more documentation.


If you find a bug, use the issue tracker at Github.

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6.0.5 (2023-07-02)

Bug Fixes

  • Remember URL when devpi use causes a 403, so one can use devpi login afterwards.

  • Fix #978: Quote username and password when adding to URL.

  • Fix #980: Remove long deprecated backward compatibility for old pluggy versions to fix error with pluggy 1.1.0.

6.0.4 (2023-04-13)

Bug Fixes

  • Fix precedence of URL from command line over DEVPI_INDEX environment variable for devpi use.

  • Fix relative DEVPI_INDEX environment variable with user and index causing an invalid URL in some cases.

  • Fix persistence of username when DEVPI_INDEX environment variable is used with devpi login.

  • Fix precedence of --sdist and --wheel over formats setting from setup.cfg [devpi:upload] section.

6.0.3 (2023-02-20)

Bug Fixes

  • Fix #919: Retry 3 times and wait a moment on PermissionError during file removal to fix race condition after running tox.

  • Restore ability to build docs if project uses separate build and source directories for documentation.

  • Fix for changes in pypitoken 6.x.

6.0.2 (2022-09-28)

Bug Fixes

  • Better error message when trying to use devpi index which requires authentication (devpi-lockdown).

6.0.1 (2022-08-16)

Bug Fixes

  • fix #913: main.Hub.workdir cleanup (exit) can now handle read-only files (like those created by git).

  • Print info when DEVPI_INDEX environment variable is in use and allow relative index specification for it.

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