[Python-Dev] Re: Proposal: A more powerful alternative to ConfigParser

John Belmonte john at neggie.net
Thu Apr 22 09:02:30 EDT 2004

David Goodger wrote:
> Typically, a new module first has to prove itself in the real world
> before being accepted into the standard library, especially for a
> module replacing existing functionality.  It's usually easier to
> accept additions/improvements to existing modules (i.e. patches) than
> replacement modules.
> I suggest you put the module (along with docs and the test suite) up
> on the web and make an announcement on python-announce.  Then try to
> generate community support.

It may also be useful to compare with other config alternatives, such as 


http:// ift ile.org/

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