[Python-Dev] Re: PEP Politics

Aahz aahz@pythoncraft.com
Tue, 9 Apr 2002 14:25:33 -0400

On Tue, Apr 09, 2002, Guido van Rossum wrote:
> Aahz:
>> From my POV, the fact that the BDFL follows the same PEP process
>> as everyone else is a powerful point in favor of stability.
> Even if in practice it causes the peasants to show up at the gates
> armed with pitchforks?

Perhaps, but let's see if we can dissuade the peasants first.

>> There may not be a way to do it, but I'd sure like to try some
>> things to lessen the difficulty of using c.l.py.
> I'd be happy to run my PEPs by the Aahz PR machine.  You might want to
> remind me of that next time I float a PEP in python-dev, i.e. well
> before it hits c.l.py.

Added to my Todo list.  ;-0)
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