The Swift Package Index Blog

Swift Package Indexing - Episode 11

Posted Thursday, September 15, 2022.

We just wrapped up our latest Twitter Space. This is becoming a habit!

We started with our usual discussion of what we’ve been up to with the Package Index, focusing primarily on the compatibility build system, and the Swift 5.7 build backlog. We also discussed external documentation hosting for package authors, and our internal package scoring system.

If you are curious about the performance of virtual machines created with the Virtualization framework you’ll hear us mentioning some surprising results, discovered while using VirtualBuddy by Guilherme Rambo.

Then, our package recommendations:

You can listen to the Space recording if you missed it live, or join us for our next scheduled space. We hope to see you there!

The Swift Package Index is a search engine for Swift packages with one goal. To help you make better decisions about dependencies. For more information, the best place to start is with the Frequently Asked Questions.