[Catalog-sig] Re: [Distutils] Re: CPAN functionality for python - requirements

Sean Reifschneider jafo@tummy.com
27 Feb 2001 20:16:26 -0800

On Tue, Feb 27, 2001 at 10:17:06AM -0500, Doug Hellmann wrote:
>OR automatically.  If the source distribution is always available, part of the
>mirroring process could be to convert the source distributions into binary
>distributions for the platform serviced by the mirror site.

That seems like it would be a huge security issue.

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