[Python-Dev] This Project Has Not Released Any Files
Eric S. Raymond
Thu, 19 Oct 2000 14:05:48 -0400
Andrew Kuchling <firstname.lastname@example.org>:
> I like pythonX.X.tar.gz best, and will change the filenames (leaving
> bc-compat symlinks for py152.tgz and pyth151.tgz) unless vetoed.
> Though isn't the standard GNU naming convention more like
It is, and I wish we'd move to it as did the Perl guys. It makes life
substantially easier to have really uniform naming conventions,
especially for programs like the Metalabs file clerk.
<a href="http://www.tuxedo.org/~esr/">Eric S. Raymond</a>
Don't ever think you know what's right for the other person.
He might start thinking he knows what's right for you.
-- Paul Williams, `Das Energi'