[Python-Dev] shellwords

Greg Ward gward@python.net
Sat, 19 Apr 2003 17:31:23 -0400

On 19 April 2003, Barry Warsaw said:
> Distutils has a lot of neat (undocumented <wink>) stuff!  I wonder if it
> makes sense to start promoting some of the more generally useful stuff
> up into library modules of their own?

Probably.  All the generally-useful stuff is documented in clear,
concise docstrings, so any enterprising hacker could take this on.  I
still don't have enough round tuits to look at the Distutils again.
(Let's see ... my distutils-sig folder has 937 unread messages right
now... sigh...)

Greg Ward <gward@python.net>                         http://www.gerg.ca/
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