[Python-Dev] autoconfigure patch submitted on SourceForge

Andrew Kuchling akuchlin@mems-exchange.org
Mon, 8 Jan 2001 11:31:09 -0500

On Mon, Jan 08, 2001 at 09:27:50AM -0500, Guido van Rossum wrote:
>I expect Andrew's code to go in before 2.1 is released.  So I don't
>see a reason why we should hurry and check in a stop-gap measure.

But it might not; the final version might be unacceptable or run into
some intractable problem.  Assuming the patch is correct (I haven't
looked at it), why not check it in?  The work has already been done to
write it, after all.