[Distutils] Bug in parsing of .cfg files
Wed Sep 20 09:51:01 2000
"Fred L. Drake, Jr." wrote:
> Rene Liebscher wrote:
> > May be distutils should accept both, foo-bar and foo_bar.
> > It is not to hard to change it, lets see what is Gregs opinion.
> M.-A. Lemburg writes:
> > Would be easier to understand, I guess.
> Wouldn't it be easiest to understand if it just used the hyphen in
> both places? The underscore is a programmers' character, not meant
> for end users!
I guess it would break existing setup.cfg files, but having both
and just documenting one (the hyphen version) should "fix" this
for future setup.cfg writers ;-)
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