On Jan 28, 2008, at 4:47 PM, Barry Warsaw wrote:
The problem is that I make separate releases of the standalone email package from these branches, so that means that email 3.0.3 or 2.5.10 will have regressions.
Releasing the email package from the Python maintenance branches is probably insane.
This kind of thing would be less of a problem if the standard library were smaller, and the email package only available separately. It's also why some of us want a smaller standard library.