[Python-3000] plat-mac seriously broken?

Guido van Rossum guido at python.org
Thu Nov 1 15:22:42 CET 2007

On 11/1/07, Ronald Oussoren <ronaldoussoren at mac.com> wrote:
> I'm volunteering to keep improving PyObjC, but I won't promise that
> PyObjC will be complete enough to replace the Carbon tree by the time
> Python 3.0 goes into beta. Heck, just commiting the version of PyObjC
> that is in Leopard into a public repository took me three weeks :-(

Which reminds me -- what version of Python is in Leopard?

> Does anyone have suggestions on how to mobilize people for this
> without scaring them away when explaining what needs to be done?
> People, including myself to be honest, seem to find other things to do
> when the realize that fixing the Carbon wrappers involves  working
> with and hacking on bgen :-(

I admit bgen is too ancient and too ad-hoc to try and bother with (and
I wrote most of it!). How would you solve the problem it solves today?

--Guido van Rossum (home page: http://www.python.org/~guido/)

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