[Python-Dev] CRLF problems in repo

Rustom Mody rustompmody at gmail.com
Thu Jun 25 05:36:36 CEST 2015

On Thu, Jun 25, 2015 at 6:45 AM, Stephen J. Turnbull <stephen at xemacs.org> wrote:
> Rustom Mody writes:
>  > Can submit a bug-report if it looks ok
> Thanks for the post.  IMO this should have gone directly to the
> tracker

Done http://bugs.python.org/issue24507#msg245793

> because (1) you have some support for the idea that at least
> some of these are unintentional, and therefore candidates for
> alignment with the rest of the code, (2) the nature of the issue is
> that it's a mixed bag that is going to need to be addressed line by
> line, and the tracker is much better at doing that (you can piece each
> file out to a separate issue, and have a "master issue" that blocks on
> each individual issue),

I guess you meant generic-you here?

> and (3) these are "easy bugs", so that new
> contributors (eg, your students) could do the actual patches while
> discussion of the need is ongoing.

I thought of that but if this meant a rather obese patch with really
minor real-contents I assumed this would be premature [for me :-) ]

> YMMV, of course, but (2) and (3) are generic criteria for deciding
> whether to post or to use the tracker, so I decided to mention them.

Thanks for explaining


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