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Repository of non-standard modules for python

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I am to start a new free-time project in the next couple of weeks. I am ready to use open accessible Python modules not wanting to reinvent the wheel :-)

Is there any repository where I can find Python modules not being part of the standard distribution? I have some hits by Google but that seems to be far from complete.

posted Jul 31, 2013 by Sheetal Chauhan

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Check out the Python Package Index:

http://pypi.python.org/

Lots of stuff there, not all of it actively developed.

answer Jul 31, 2013 by Deepak Dasgupta
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