[Python-Dev] Re: Stability and change
Guido van Rossum
Wed, 10 Apr 2002 11:12:33 -0400
> Skip's already answered with half of my point. The other half that's
> critical to this is making it easy and comfortable to try out dev
> releases and promoting this through the community. We want to encourage
> people to do this, and in my time on python-dev (plus more time on
> c.l.py), I have seen little attempt to directly address this.
What's a dev release? An alpha or beta, I presume. Under that
definition, every single dev release gets promoted in the community
with a posting in c.l.py and c.l.py.announce, a webpage, a Windows
installer, and so on. What more do we need?
--Guido van Rossum (home page: http://www.python.org/~guido/)