Guido at Google
tim.peters at gmail.com
Fri Dec 23 00:19:04 CET 2005
>>> Guido would acknowledge a query, but never announce it. That's not his
He's been very low-key about it, but did make an informal announcement
on the PSF-Members mailing list.
>>> This should have a positive impact on Python. His job description has a
>>> *very* significant portion of his time dedicated specifically to working on
>>> Python. (much more than his previous "one day a week" jobs have given
It's got to be better than getting one patch per year from him, trying
to fix threading on the ever-popular Open Source combination of HP-UX
on an Itanium chip <wink>.
>> Do you actually mean "working on Python", or did you mean "working WITH
> I'm pretty sure he means "working on Python."
While I'm not a professional Greg-channeller, in this case I can: he
meant what he said.
> No one hires Guido and expects him not to work *with* Python most of the time.
Ask Guido how fond he is of Java these days ;-)
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