[Distutils] [final version?] PEP 513 - A Platform Tag for Portable Linux Built Distributions

Nick Coghlan ncoghlan at gmail.com
Sun Jan 31 01:48:35 EST 2016

On 30 January 2016 at 23:45, Oscar Benjamin <oscar.j.benjamin at gmail.com> wrote:
> On 30 January 2016 at 08:58, Nick Coghlan <ncoghlan at gmail.com> wrote:
>> I applied both this iteration and the previous one to the PEPs repo in
>> order to review it, so modulo caching issues, this latest draft is
>> live now.
>> I also think this version covers everything we need it to cover, so
>> I'm going to mark it as Active and point to this post as the
>> resolution :)
> I had to see PEP 1 to understand what "Active" means but now I see
> that it means that this PEP is approved but subject to indefinite
> tinkering:
> https://www.python.org/dev/peps/pep-0001/#pep-review-resolution

Yeah, getting us away from Information PEPs to normal Standards Track
ones is one of the reasons I started tinkering with the way we use the
PEP process. We really do want to be using Standards Track, but that
requires reference specs and implementations that provide the basis
for declaring the PEP "FInal".


Nick Coghlan   |   ncoghlan at gmail.com   |   Brisbane, Australia

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