[Distutils] Re: CPAN functionality for python
Guido van Rossum
guido at digicool.com
Tue Feb 27 03:10:48 CET 2001
> This confirms what I got out of another list member in p-email...
> all the problems surrounding RPMs I hear about are most likely the
> result of inexperienced packagers.
That's easy to say.
If lots of people contributed Python modules that were coded in a
non-portable way, would we blame those users? No! We'd look for a
way to encourage newbies to do the right thing!
I still blame RPM for making it too damn hard to do the right thing.
RPM mist be the Perl of packaging. :-)
--Guido van Rossum (home page: http://www.python.org/~guido/)
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