[Python-Dev] Integrate BeautifulSoup into stdlib?
chris at simplistix.co.uk
Fri Mar 13 11:05:16 CET 2009
Michael Foord wrote:
> I have mixed feelings. It is great that the batteries are included, but
> some batteries are showing their age or not maintained (who maintains
> IDLE? - does the calendar module really warrant being in the standard
> library? - imaplib is really not useful and IMAPClient which isn't in
> the standard library is much better ).
Wow, interesting case in point ;-)
I actually stumbled into imaplib, found it not useful and gave up and
solved the problem a completely different way. Had I not tripped over
it, I might have found IMAPClient!
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