[Distutils] "Python Packaging User Guide" has moved

Donald Stufft donald at stufft.io
Wed Jan 15 20:53:59 CET 2014

On Jan 15, 2014, at 2:27 PM, Vinay Sajip <vinay_sajip at yahoo.co.uk> wrote:

>> fair question. partly due to personal comfort level with git/github, but also was
>> hoping we'd get more involvement using github, since it's more popular.
> Your choice, of course, and I understand about the personal preference part. I do
> wonder how much involvement you will get from people who would be put off
> getting involved by the fact that a project is on BitBucket (which fully supports Git
> as well as Mercurial). There's so little difference in functionality between the two
> sites that I can't see any barrier to a real contributor (real = someone willing to
> spend a reasonable amount of time on a project, larger than the time required
> to learn a new but similar site). I suppose time will tell :-)
> Regards,
> Vinay Sajip

Not that I won’t contribute to something on bitbucket, but it factors into my decision
and I’m less likely to contribute to something on bitbucket, and even more less likely
to contribute to something self hosted or on another host.

Donald Stufft
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