[Python-Dev] Making distutils string-free?

Guido van Rossum guido@python.org
Fri, 31 May 2002 10:53:13 -0400

> No, it's still missing important support for FreeBSD, Debian
> and some other packages. Also, bug fixes should be easily had
> for package writers who wan't to maintain 1.5.2 compatibility.

Sigh.  OK, let's hold off on "fixing" distutils.

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