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On Feb 24, 2008, at 4:11 AM, Brett Cannon wrote:
That all sounds reasonable (and the reason I think it is a good idea), but convincing python-dev in general might be tough. Especially since that would cause IDLE to not be part of the stdlib.
I've no hope of convincing python-dev myself; the response to my suggestion about moving email out was... disappointing. I just don't have the time needed to champion any large changes these days, and a "Lean Python" is a hard sell.
-- Fred Drake <fdrake at acm.org>