Announcement: distlib 0.3.8 released on PyPI

Version 0.3.8 of distlib has recently been released on PyPI. For newcomers, distlib is a library of packaging functionality which is intended to be usable as the basis for third-party packaging tools.

The main changes in this release are as follows:

  • Fix #204: use symlinks in venv creation during test.

  • Fix #208: handle deprecation removals in Python 3.13.

  • Fix #209: use legacy version implementation for Python versions.

A more detailed change log is available here.

Please try it out, and if you find any problems or have any suggestions for improvements, please give some feedback using the issue tracker!