Brett Cannon discusses the changes afoot in Python packaging as a result of PEP 517, PEP 518, starting with "How did we get here?" and "Where are we going?"
- Continuous Integration
- setup.py, MANIFEST.in, etc.
- what's with lock files
- applications (doesn't go on PyPI) vs libraries (goes on PyPI)
- dependency resolution
- deployment dependencies vs development dependencies
- will lock files be standarized
- multiple lock files