[Python-Dev] Re: Stability and change
Tue, 9 Apr 2002 23:59:38 -0500
>> If churning out a binary installer *suitable for a development
>> branch* can be reduced to a few minutes, fine. If not ...
aahz> Seems to me that for dev releases, there's no need for a "Windows
aahz> installer". A zip file that contains the necessary install tree
aahz> ought to be sufficient.
I think the contention was implicitly that many people who might be able to
help test development releases couldn't because they lack the necessary
tools to build from source.