Python Package (PyPI) for Azure Artifacts Available In Preview

Recently Microsoft has unveiled the preview availability of its Python packaging (PyPI) capabilities for Azure Artifacts.

Recently Microsoft has unveiled the preview availability of its Python packaging (PyPI) capabilities for Azure Artifacts.
 
According to the company, for people working with Python packages in the scope of Azure DevOps, or more specifically with Azure Pipelines CI/CD services, these new capabilities will help to:
 
"Create a feed(s) associated with your project to store your packages.
Upload Python packages to your feed using twine, flit support is being tested.
Pull packages from your feed using pip.
Integrate Python packages into your Azure Pipelines CI/CD using a task that simplifies the authentication for you.
Include packages from the public index into your feed (Upstream)."
Source: Microsoft
 
The instructions for configuring your tools to enable PyPI support can be found at links below.
 
 
The company also asked developers to contribute feedback on its developer community forum.
 
You can visit the official announcement here.