[Distutils] Alternate static metadata PEP submission...

Chris Withers chris at simplistix.co.uk
Tue Oct 27 17:55:34 CET 2009

David Lyon wrote:
> ok. But nobody I know in software can stop new patches and versions
> of software from being made. Versions advance.. For some it's even a
> day job.

That's a poor argument for increasing the workload on all package 

Backwards compatibility is the valid argument that you've made. But, for 
me, that can be solved by requiring installation of a new version of 
distutils (which I'm -0 on) or waiting for a new python release (which 
I'm +1 on).



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