[Python-Dev] Re: Utility scripts

Tim Peters tim.peters at gmail.com
Mon Oct 4 23:29:28 CEST 2004

[Paul Moore]
> So why do existing extensions not do this? Things like wxPython
> and Twisted seem to jump through a lot of hoops for little benefit
> beyond allowing users to omit the .py extension...
> Of course, this will enrage Unix users who dislike file extensions :-)

Bingo -- that's why.  There's no other reason.


> (I recall something like this being discussed on the distutils-sig a
> while back.


> Maybe this discussion should move there.)

You're batting 1000 <wink>.

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