Thu, 2 Nov 2000 13:04:46 -0500 (EST)
Andrew Kuchling writes:
> On Thu, Nov 02, 2000 at 11:50:11AM -0500, Paul Everitt wrote:
> >Back in the 1995 or 1996 time frame I created one of the first couple of
> >sigs, called the "Locator SIG". Its charter was to provide a
> >searchable archive for Python resources.
> I think we should revive the Locator SIG for this purpose. While the
> problem interacts with Distutils a bit (mostly in the metadata
> available in setup.py files), much of it will be concerned with
> requirements and data formats and protocols that are unrelated to the
> Distutils. I'm willing to own it, and here's a proposed description:
> The Python Locator SIG aims at producing a master index of Python
> software and other resources. It will begin by figuring out what the
> requirements are, converging on a design, and producing an implementation.
I second the motion. Please restart the sig and move the discussion
to that list.