[Python-Dev] Application for developer status
Sun, 2 Jul 2000 12:52:52 -0400
[Eric S. Raymond]
> May I have developer status on the SourceForge CVS, please? I maintain
> two standard-library modules (shlex and netrc) and have been involved
> with the development of several others (including Cmd, smtp, httplib, and
> My only immediate plan for what to do with developer access is to add
> the browser-launch capability previously discussed on this list. My
> general interest is in improving the standard class library,
> especially in the areas of Internet-protocol support (urllib, ftp,
> telnet, pop, imap, smtp, nntplib, etc.) and mini-language toolkits and
> frameworks (shlex. netrc, Cmd, ConfigParser).
> If the Internet-protocol support in the library were broken out as a
> development category, I would be willing to fill the patch-handler
> slot for it.
Eric, I just added you -- go nuts! Don't forget your docstrings, and try
hard not to add new modules Guido will hate <0.9 wink -- but new modules do
merit python-dev discussion first>.
Ah, one more: the layout of the "Edit Member Permissions" admin page on SF
is completely screwed up for me, so you got whatever the default permissions
are. This looked fine to me a few days ago, but we've added several members
Would one of the admins using Netscape please check that page for sane
display? I can't yet tell whether it's an IE5 or SF problem.