Each of these packages is available in several formats. The source distribution is a complete set of documentation, tests, and the source files themselves. There are also two “Egg” files: these are files easy_install can install directly into your site-packages/ directory, and are Python-version specific. The download files for the latest version are always located on the Cheese Shop pages (listed below).

All the packages are available in some repositories, many rooted in

..note:: Several of these repositories and projects are fairly stale and
insufficiently maintained. Work is in progress to get them on life support, but it is unlikely they will ever be active projects again. WebOb is still actively maintained.