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How to use pip with crate.io

Here's how to use pip with crate.io (in case pypi.python.org goes down):
$ pip install --index-url=https://simple.crate.io yolk 
Or with logging to see what's happening:
$ pip install --log=my-pip-debug.log --index-url=https://simple.crate.io yolk 

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#1 Karol Majta commented on 2013-03-04:

This is good ;) cheeseshop tends to be insanely slow lately.


#2 Daniel Altiparmak commented on 2013-05-02:

We tried to bundle all installation requirement in a buildout. Watch @ https://github.com/InQuant/buildout_crate.io


#3 Kurt commented on 2013-08-30:

Thanks! I put this in my pip.conf


#4 Manuel Gutierrez commented on 2013-10-21:

You must check this. https://github.com/wolever/pip2pi


#5 Wilfred Hughes commented on 2013-10-30:

pip offers download caching, which is a huge help to performance even when PYPI is behaving itself. Just add to your ~/.pip/pip.conf:

[global]
download-cache = /mnt/pip-cache

Relevant Stack Overflow question. I wish pip did this by default.

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