[Python-Dev] Re: Stability and change

Guido van Rossum guido@python.org
Wed, 10 Apr 2002 20:50:52 -0400

> Maybe you're just looking at the wrong side. You have a complete bug
> tracking system, with information about every open and closed bugs. Is
> it time to ask SF to provide some automated access?

SF does provide reports.  E.g. go to


and see that recently we've gotten much better at closing bugs
quickly, and that the last 6 weeks or so we've started to reduce the
number of open bugs (after letting them slip since Dec 2001 :-).

--Guido van Rossum (home page: http://www.python.org/~guido/)