[Python-Dev] Distutils ML wrap-up: setup.cfg new format

Chris Withers chris at simplistix.co.uk
Wed Sep 23 00:48:08 CEST 2009

Brett Cannon wrote:
> OK, stop before it gets any nastier as your email already sounds rude, Chris.

Yes, apologies.

> Since the language summit at PyCon 2009 various committers, including
> me, have been encouraging Tarek to act as distutils dictator to get
> things finished as we all know people are prone to bikeshedding that
> would kill any forward momentum we have towards improving the
> packaging situation.

...except that this isn't bikeshedding. Use of that term just to stifle 
productive discussion is also rude.


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