[Python-Dev] No longer at ActiveState.

Guido van Rossum guido@python.org
Tue, 18 Dec 2001 21:51:25 -0500

> FYI, I am no longer emplyed by ActiveState (Merry Christmas! :)

Au, that hurts. :(

> ActiveState have pretty much stopped all Komodo and Python work for
> the forseeable future.  This left me without an immediate project
> and therefore without an immediate job.  It was very dissapointing
> to hear this just after slaving to get the 1.2 release of Komodo out
> the door and just a few days before Christmas.

I'll say.  I'm guessing we might as well drop ActiveState from the
list of PSF sponsors now.

> So, please don't use my ActiveState.com email address.  Further, I
> will probably be moving back to being self-employed (in the short
> term anyway), so if anyone hears of suitable opportunities, then
> feel free to pass them my way :)

Hmm...  The economy is going through a rough time on this side of the
pond / border as well. :(

> On the bright side, it will free my time to finish up some pending
> Python work I have been meaning to do.


Will we see you at the next (last) Python conference?

--Guido van Rossum (home page: http://www.python.org/~guido/)