[Distutils] setuptools controversy (was Re: Prototype setuptools-specific PyPI index.)
zooko at zooko.com
Thu Aug 9 02:00:14 CEST 2007
On Jul 23, 2007, at 3:56 PM, Jim Fulton wrote:
> I hope none of the "Zope folks" have said setuptools is evil. We're
> big fans and are adopting it whole heartedly. We want it to succeed.
> Speaking for myself, I think it would benefit from being simpler. It
> is a lot more complex that I suspect you realize. Of course, there
> are things I might do differently. But it is a great accomplishment.
> You should be very proud of it and we are very grateful.
Yes, hooray for setuptools!
I hope that it continues to garner use and support so that it becomes
a nexus of cooperation among programmers and users.
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