[Distutils] BDFL Delegates for distutils-sig PEPs

Nick Coghlan ncoghlan at gmail.com
Tue Nov 10 01:14:08 EST 2015

On 30 October 2015 at 16:27, Marcus Smith <qwcode at gmail.com> wrote:
>> =================================
>> Whenever a new PEP is put forward on distutils-sig, any PyPA core
>> reviewer that believes they are suitably experienced to make the final
>> decision on that PEP may offer to serve as the BDFL's delegate (or
>> "PEP czar") for that PEP. If their self-nomination is accepted by the
>> other PyPA core reviewer, the lead PyPI maintainer and the lead
>> CPython representative on distutils-sig, then they will have the
>> authority to approve (or reject) that PEP.
>> =================================
> Nick:
> just be clear, if nobody nominates themselves, then you still remain (by
> default) the active delegate who's responsible for ruling on a Pypa-related
> PEP?

For anything PyPI related, it defaults to being Donald's call as lead
maintainer, for other interoperability specs, it defaults to me.


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