[Python-Dev] 2.3 goals
Tue, 9 Apr 2002 11:06:58 -0400
On Tue, Apr 09, 2002 at 05:01:35PM +0200, Alex Martelli wrote:
>Well put! Goal-driven releases, rather than time-driven ones, seem
>important for both tracks, the stable and the experimental one.
So, does anyone want to set a list of goals for 2.3? Here's my list:
Implement PEP 262, and a simple package manager on top of it.
Finish the block encryption PEP. Neil S. suggested to me that
adding AES to Python's standard library would be a good idea.
(And maybe deprecate rotor if we do that.)
Add support for the long-awaited Python catalog.
Documentation: complete the distribution and installation manuals
Look over the Demos/ directory and update where required. (Of
course, I wanted to do that for every previous 2.x release, too, so
don't be too surprised if it doesn't happen.)
As soon as I found myself in this horrible place, I started looking
-- Susan, in "The Five Doctors"