[Python-Dev] Making distutils string-free?

Guido van Rossum guido@python.org
Fri, 31 May 2002 10:46:55 -0400

> There's also some uses of string in xml/, compiler/, and lib-tk/Tix.py.
> Can these all be removed?

I don't know if the xml/ codebase has a backwards compat requirement.

I can't imagine compiler/ does, so go ahead there.  Ditto for Tix.py.

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