[Python-Dev] addressing distutils inability to track file dependencies

Skip Montanaro skip@pobox.com
Tue, 18 Jun 2002 10:21:07 -0500

    Guido> [Proposal to use SCons]
    Guido> Let's not tie ourselves to SCons before it's a lot more mature.

I wasn't proposing that, at least not for the short-term.  I was suggesting
that distutils be left as is, and a SConstruct file be delivered in
.../Modules, to be used manually by developers to update module .so files.