[Distutils] Setuptools-Distribute merge announcement

Daniel Holth dholth at gmail.com
Thu Mar 14 02:56:19 CET 2013

On Wed, Mar 13, 2013 at 9:52 PM, Ross Patterson <me at rpatterson.net> wrote:
> "Jason R. Coombs" <jaraco at jaraco.com> writes:
>> Who is invited to contribute? Who is excluded?
> As long as the merged project, whatever it's called, doesn't become as
> closed of to community contributions or input as led to the fork in the
> first place, a merge seems like a great idea.  Personally, if I have the
> option, I'd probably choose to stick to "distribute" until I have some
> experience indicating that the merged project won't have the same
> problems that led to the original fork.
> Meantime, I raise my glass to the merge and to the Distribute developers
> for keeping things moving!


I welcome our new setuptools overlords, and it will be so much easier
to just call it setuptools always, and eventually put it on a shelf.
Stunning news. :-)


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