[Edu-sig] The fate of vpython

Ian Bicking ianb at colorstudy.com
Tue Oct 10 00:10:29 CEST 2006

Arthur Siegel wrote:
> Its challenging to *build*. On a Windows machine and on a Debian based
> system - given a suitable binary distro - it *installs* like anything
> else. Like butter. So far, we have maintainer or 2 incovenienced by the
> build complexity, and nobody else - at least necessarily.

In my experience build difficulties are a major hinderance to developer 
participation.  It's really (really!) worth figuring out build issues.

Ian Bicking | ianb at colorstudy.com | http://blog.ianbicking.org

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