[python-committers] Commit access for David Malcolm

Benjamin Peterson benjamin at python.org
Sat Feb 20 18:39:03 CET 2010

2010/2/20 Jeffrey Yasskin <jyasskin at gmail.com>:
> Hi all,
> David Malcolm is the Fedora maintainer for the Python package and has
> written a gdb plugin to replace and dramatically improve our old
> Misc/gdbinit file using the new python scripting support in gdb-7. You
> can see it in action at
> http://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Features/EasierPythonDebugging#User_Experience.
> I'd like to get this into our repository asap, but he's also going to
> be improving it fairly quickly. So it'd be nice if he could commit his
> improvements directly.
> Do you guys think we should give him commit access so he can make gdb
> and packaging-related changes?

While I'm not opposed to this, perhaps the plugin should stabilize
before it is added to the tree?


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