[Python-Dev] Need help with distutils

M.-A. Lemburg mal@lemburg.com
Thu, 06 Dec 2001 23:39:05 +0100

Guido van Rossum wrote:
> Andrew Kuchling just unassigned from himself a whole slew of
> distutils-related bug reports.  It appears that neither Andrew nor
> Greg Ward (the original maintainer) has the time to maintain this code
> any more.  No-one at PythonLabs understands it or has the time to
> learn about it.  So it's effectively orphaned.
> Does anybody want to volunteer?

The distutils list can take over, I guess. I will certainly want
to see distutils have a bright future and so do many other
users like e.g. Thomas Heller, Jack Jansen, etc.

Marc-Andre Lemburg
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