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Git
Git is a distributed software version control system.
Interface
An attribute of a model object that determines its type. It is an instance of a zope.interface Interface class.
Mercurial
Mercurial is a distributed software version control system.
Setuptools
Setuptools builds on Python’s distutils to provide easier building, distribution, and installation of packages.
Subversion
Subversion is a software version control system.
Virtualenv
An isolated Python environment. Allows you to control which packages are used on a particular project by cloning your main Python. virtualenv was created by Ian Bicking.
zc.buildout
zc.buildout is a Python-based build system for creating, assembling and deploying applications.
Zope
The Z Object Publishing Framework. The granddaddy of Python web frameworks.