[python-committers] number of active core devs

Berker Peksağ berker.peksag at gmail.com
Sun Jun 3 06:36:55 EDT 2018

On Sun, Jun 3, 2018 at 11:27 AM, Antoine Pitrou <antoine at python.org> wrote:
> That said, it is true that core development activity continues to
> shrink, at least according to this particular metric:
> https://github.com/python/cpython/graphs/contributors

I think the pre-GitHub stats includes merge commits too:


(Look at the commits from Feb 7, 2017.)

It's normal to have less commits on master since we are now doing
"merge in master-cherrypick into maintenance branches" instead of
"merge from X.Y to X.Y+1 to master".


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