Guido van Rossum wrote:
I like the batteries included approach, but I also feel resistence against including stuff I cannot maintain. ... This isn't rocket science. Red Hat Python? I'm all for it! :-)
I think we should wait for distutils to get up and running perfectly for everyone before taking such a step.
Fair enough -- but in the mean time, no more pushing for new modules in the core distribution (distutils excluded).
--Guido van Rossum (home page: http://www.python.org/%7Eguido/)