Python docs disappointing - group effort to hire writers?

Paul Rubin http
Sat Aug 8 07:06:23 CEST 2009

Steven D'Aprano <steve at> writes:
> As for the rest, you're right that the current bug-tracker puts up 
> barriers to people submitting comments and bugs. That's actually a good 
> thing. The only thing worse than not enough information is too much 
> information, and the current situation does a good job of discouraging 
> the sorts of people who submit bad bug reports (e.g. duplicates of bug 
> reports, bug reports for things fixed years ago, bug reports that are due 
> to mistakes in their code, etc.).

Stephen, Alex, etc.: have you actually used the doc system?
Don't knock it til you've tried it.  IMO it is superior to Python's
system.  I don't use PHP much these days.

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