[Distutils] Any volunteers for Distutils maintainer?

Konrad Hinsen hinsen@cnrs-orleans.fr
Fri Dec 7 04:58:00 2001

"M.-A. Lemburg" <mal@lemburg.com> writes:

> Thanks for all the work you've done on distutils so far, Andrew!


> Oh, I do think that distutils needs to move on. Inparticular it
> needs support for more native OS packaging tools. We'll look
> into these after the 2.2 feature freeze.

My pet peeve is missing support for compiler optimization levels.
This is what still makes me hesitate to fully switch to distutils,
one of my modules runs at half speed when compiled under distutils
supervision, and I see no way to change that.

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