[Doc-SIG] Re: [Python-Dev] Documentation packages

Dethe Elza delza at blastradius.com
Thu Oct 2 12:23:18 EDT 2003

Tim Peters wrote:

>> I agree that the main point of all of this is to reduce confusion for
>> the newbie coming to the site to download it.  But 90% of those are
>> going to be windows users,
> I don't believe that, because the Windows installer for Python 
> includes the
> full doc set in a Windows-friendly format.  So there's simply no 
> reason for
> the vast majority of Windows Python users to download the doc 
> distribution
> at all.

Ah, I didn't realize the Windows installer included the docs.  Non-zip 
formats make a lot more sense in that case.


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