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Use setup.cfg to use README.md for PyPI description #7
Currently, we have to use
Accoridng to this tutorial, we may be able to create a
[metadata] description-file = README.md
That would be awesome. This rst format and duplicating the README has been a real annoyance. Will wait on the merging of #6, so this doesn't cause any conflicts.
Therefore, It seems like there is no easy way to use a markdown README for PyPI. Solutions involve requiring pandoc locally, which is a heavy dependency.
I think the best thing to do is just make the rst README for both GitHub and PyPI long_description. What an annoyance!
See 8f74660. I ended up using pandoc via a
I think this is a decent workaround. If pandoc isn't installed, then