[Python-Dev] Re: Stability and change
Guido van Rossum
Tue, 09 Apr 2002 10:49:05 -0400
> It's not that hard to backport fixes. The trawling through logs and
> regression testing is the hard bit, plus the release mechanics.
What I fear most is the risk of missing an important fix. How are you
ever gonna find it back? Not every fix is accompanied with a unittest.
> Though abandoning sf will help here.
That's a done deal AFAIC (for file releases). I'm waiting a few days
to remove the past releases on SF, so links on mirrors don't go dead.
--Guido van Rossum (home page: http://www.python.org/~guido/)