[Distutils] [Catalog-sig] packaging terminology confusion

P.J. Eby pje at telecommunity.com
Fri Jan 8 00:19:28 CET 2010

At 10:51 PM 1/7/2010 +0100, M.-A. Lemburg wrote:
>I don't think we need to change anything - most Python software
>components come as Python packages nowadays, so the terminology
>'package' we've used all these years is correct.

Actually, this sentence rather proves the *opposite* point, since 
Brad had to ask which meaning you intended for "packages" in it.  ;-)

(And I confess I was a bit confused myself, since it could be read 
either as a tautology or a dubious proposition, depending on which 
way one took it.)

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