[Python-Dev] Re: Stability and change

David Ascher DavidA@ActiveState.com
Tue, 09 Apr 2002 21:46:32 -0700


Andrew MacIntyre wrote:
> 
> On Mon, 8 Apr 2002, Skip Montanaro wrote:
> 
> > Windows installers should not be created for
> > development releases and Linux distributions will have no business
> > installing a Python development release in /usr.
> 
> Not creating some installable Windows package for development releases
> cuts of most of your potential reviewers on that platform.

An idea that I've been kicking around internally is to have ActivePython
'CVS' builds made available on a periodic and automated basis, to help
test what we used to call "the CVS version".   More details will be
forthcoming.

--david ascher