[Python-Dev] BDFL delegate for Daniel Holth's packaging PEPs?

Nick Coghlan ncoghlan at gmail.com
Mon Dec 31 16:38:22 CET 2012

On Mon, Dec 31, 2012 at 10:36 PM, Tarek Ziadé <tarek at ziade.org> wrote:
> On 12/31/12 12:44 PM, Antoine Pitrou wrote:
>> On Mon, 31 Dec 2012 15:40:39 +1000
>> Nick Coghlan <ncoghlan at gmail.com> wrote:
>>> Does anyone object to my naming myself as BDFL-Delegate for Daniel
>>> Holth's packaging PEPs?
>>> PEP 425  Compatibility Tags for Built Distributions
>>> PEP 426  Metadata for Python Software Packages 1.3
>>> PEP 427  The Wheel Binary Package Format 0.1
>>> I've mentioned doing so before, but IIRC it was in the depths of a
>>> larger thread, so I figured I should make a separate post before
>>> claiming them in the PEPs repo.
>> Ok for me. It would be nice if one of the past disutils maintainers
>> gave their approval too, but they don't seem very active.
> FWIW I think Nick is perfect for this job.

Picking the other people they want a +1 from before giving their own
approval is one of the privileges of BDFL delegation, and indeed I'd
include Tarek and/or Éric in my list for these ones :)

I'll update the PEPs accordingly.


Nick Coghlan   |   ncoghlan at gmail.com   |   Brisbane, Australia

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