[Python-Dev] Sourceforge Interface Concerns

Tim Peters tim_one@email.msn.com
Sun, 9 Jul 2000 16:55:52 -0400

> OTOH, we're also interested in *helping* SF get better!  SF is
> as much an Open Source project as Python, and it could become
> an incredible resource for the entire OS community.

[Greg Stein [mailto:gstein@lyra.org]
 Sent: Wednesday, June 28, 2000 4:04 AM]
> This last statement is (unfortunately) not quite true. SourceForge is
> developed in a closed, cathedral environment. There is no CVS
> access to it, and all the developers work at VA Linux. Strictly speaking,
> the *output* of this closed development is GPL'd. But it isn't what you
> would expect.

Ah!  You were reading my stmt as a claim about SF, rather than as a warning
about the new status of Python <wink>.  Just kidding.  I was talking out of
my ass there, and appreciate the correction.