On Tue, Jun 1, 2010 at 8:22 PM, Brett Cannon <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
of what is in the stdlib under the same name or doing a separate
But one thing I can tell you is that having separate module releases
stdlib release will not happen. Python-dev as a whole does not like
this idea and I don't see that changing.
I have no particular interest in changing the stdlib as it exists now. It is what it is, I don't care if there's extra stuff in it and I'm now long settled into working around all bugs I encounter. While I think there are past situations that exemplify certain problems, I'm really just bringing them up as examples. But pip and distutils2 aren't settled into anything, and I don't want us to retrace bad paths just because they are so well trod.
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