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A very simple pypi cache

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A very simple pypi cache.


  • uses aiohttp, aiofiles, inotipy
  • queries metadata via pypi JSON API
  • filesystem is the database
  • serve releases while downloading


  • private channels with user, groups and permissions
  • use python-libaio for file stuff
  • nice ui

running the cache

# pypare --help
Usage: pypare [OPTIONS] COMMAND [ARGS]...

                                  The logging level.  [default: INFO]
  --loop [asyncio|uvloop]         Use a different loop policy.  [default:
  --version                       Show the version and exit.
  --help                          Show this message and exit.

  pypi  Run a simple pypi caching proxy.
# pypare pypi --help
Usage: pypare pypi [OPTIONS]

  Run a simple pypi caching proxy.

  -p, --port INTEGER          The port to run the server  [default: 3141]
  -h, --host TEXT             The server host IP.  [default:]
  -b, --base-path PATH        The base path for this application.  [default:
  -c, --cache-root DIRECTORY  The cache directory, where files are stored.
                              [default: ~/.cache/pypare]
  --cache-timeout INTEGER     The age of metatdata, when it will be refreshed.
                              [default: 86400]
  --plugin LIST               A plugin in pkg_resources notation to load.
  --help                      Show this message and exit.

Run from virtual environment:

pip install pypare

pypare pypi --cache-dir /tmp/pypi-data

Run in docker:

docker run -it diefans/pypare:latest pypi

Run as zipapp:

shiv pypare -c pypare -o ~/.local/bin/pypare -p ~/.pyenv/versions/3.7.0/bin/python

pypare pypi --cache-dir /tmp/pypi-data

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