[issue7962] Demo and Tools need to be tested and pruned

Alexander Belopolsky report at bugs.python.org
Tue Jul 27 06:18:44 CEST 2010

Alexander Belopolsky <belopolsky at users.sourceforge.net> added the comment:

On Mon, Jul 26, 2010 at 11:58 PM, Ned Deily <report at bugs.python.org> wrote:
> This has nothing to do with Apple.  "/Applications/Python x.y" is created by the python.org OS X
> installer, not supplied by Apple.  See Mac/BuildScript/build-installer.py for the details.

Does this mean that Apple distributes neither Tools nor Demo?   That
would be another reason to move anything anyone cares about to Lib.

>  AFAIK, the Tools directory is currently not installed by the OS X installer.  Should it be?

Probably not all of it.  Moving to "tools" package would give an
opportunity to select which tools are only of interest to those
working with python source and which are of general utility.


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