[Distutils] stable, working system

Paul F. Dubois dubois1@llnl.gov
Sat, 29 Jan 2000 07:43:40 -0800

Greg wrote:

Paul's decision could be seen as a bit, ummm, controversial.


Consider the alternative: maintaining some sort of similar utility myself.

I think calling this utility "pre-alpha" is nonsense. I used it because it
works. I've used it on several things. Yes, it doesn't do everything for
everybody. But people had similar trouble with various platforms with the
old system too.