[Python-Dev] Adding Asian codecs to the core
Guido van Rossum
Mon, 18 Jun 2001 08:25:35 -0400
> Ok. When Tamito has completed his work on the codecs (he is currently
> reimplementing them in C), I'll check them in under the new directory.
> BTW, how should we ship these codecs ?
> I'd propose to provide a distutils setup.py file which wraps up
> all codecs under encodings and can be used to create a standard
> Python add-on "Python-X.X Encoding Add-on".
Sounds like a good plan.
> The generated files should then ideally be published right next
> to the Python source/binary links on the python.org web-pages to
> achieve high visibility.
Sure, for some defininition of "right next to" :-)
--Guido van Rossum (home page: http://www.python.org/~guido/)