[Python-Dev] Killing off bdist_dumb
Martin v. Loewis
13 Nov 2002 23:37:48 +0100
Guido van Rossum <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> OK, but bdist_wininst feels fragile (especially when I see checkins of
> a pile of binary gunk each time something has changed). Zip files are
> a lowest common denominator.
That was my impression also, but I regained trust when I understood
that we actually do have the source for those binaries :-) see
> Why do you want to lose bdist_dumb?
I don't want to lose it, but I wouldn't mind losing it if it
simplifies something. I guess that makes it +0.