Restrain over-eager egg metadata resolution.
Parse entry points case sensitively. Closes #68
Add a version constraint on the backport configparser package. Closes #66
Fix a permission problem in the tests on Windows.
Don’t crash if there exists an EGG-INFO directory on sys.path.
local_distributionfunction from the API. This backward-incompatible change removes this behavior summarily. Projects should remove their reliance on this behavior. A replacement behavior is under review in the pep517 project. Closes #42.
Update docstrings to match PEP 8. Closes #63.
Merged modules into one module. Closes #62.
Add support for eggs. !65; Closes #19.
Support generic zip files (not just wheels). Closes #59
Support zip files with multiple distributions in them. Closes #60
Fully expose the public API in
DistributionABC is now officially part of the public API. Closes #37.
Fixed support for older single file egg-info formats. Closes #43.
Fixed a testing bug when
$CWDhas spaces in the path. Closes #50.
Add Python 3.8 to the
Fixed issue where entry points without an attribute would raise an Exception. Closes #40.
entry_points(). Closes #44.
DistributionFinderclasses must now be instantiated before being placed on
This library can now discover/enumerate all installed packages. This backward-incompatible change alters the protocol finders must implement to support distribution package discovery. Closes #24.
The signature of
find_distributions()on custom installer finders should now accept two parameters,
pathand these parameters must supply defaults.
entry_points()method no longer accepts a package name but instead returns all entry points in a dictionary keyed by the
resolvemethod has been removed. Instead, call
EntryPoint.load(), which has the same semantics as
entrypoints. This is a backward incompatible change.
Metadata is now always returned as Unicode text regardless of Python version. Closes #29.
This library can now discover metadata for a ‘local’ package (found in the current-working directory). Closes #27.
files()function for resolving files from a distribution.
Added a new
requires()function, which returns the requirements for a package suitable for parsing by
packaging.requirements.Requirement. Closes #18.
read_text()function has been removed. Use
PackagePath.read_text()on instances returned by the
files()function. This is a backward incompatible change.
Release dates are now automatically injected into the changelog based on SCM tags.
Fixed issue where packages with dashes in their names would not be discovered. Closes #21.
Distribution lookup is now case-insensitive. Closes #20.
Wheel distributions can no longer be discovered by their module name. Like Path distributions, they must be indicated by their distribution package name.
importlib_metadata.distributionfunction. Now the public interface is primarily the utility functions exposed in
importlib_metadata.__all__. Closes #14.
Added two new utility functions
Updated README and removed details about Distribution class, now considered private. Closes #15.
Added test suite support for Python 3.4+.
Fixed SyntaxErrors on Python 3.4 and 3.5. !12
Fixed errors on Windows joining Path elements. !15
Added usage documentation. Closes #8
Add support for getting metadata from wheels on
sys.path. Closes #9
importlib_metadata.entry_points(). Closes #1
importlib_metadata.resolve(). Closes #12
Add support for Python 2.7. Closes #4