[Distutils] should I use distutils for a gnome-applet?
jim at zope.com
Tue Nov 14 12:23:47 CET 2006
Eric S. Johansson wrote:
> Jim Fulton wrote:
>> zc.buildout's main improvement over
>> make is the use of Python as it's scripting language.
> speaking as someone who has detested make from the minute I encountered
> itsome 30 years ago, I think this is a big improvement. But it also
> makes me wonder why didn't you use scons? It seems like it does
> everything make it does only in a more easily understood way and has an
> established user base.
We look ed at scons a couple of years ago and it didn't do what
we wanted. I don't remember why. At the time, we were doing
make based buildouts. I'll look around and see if I can find out
and report back.
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