Should non-security 2.7 bugs be fixed?

Rustom Mody rustompmody at
Tue Jul 21 05:15:42 CEST 2015

On Tuesday, July 21, 2015 at 8:34:30 AM UTC+5:30, Rick Johnson wrote:
> On Sunday, July 19, 2015 at 9:17:11 PM UTC-5, Rustom Mody wrote:
> > List of python committers:
> > -------------------------
> >  11081 Guido van Rossum
> > [snip: long list]
> Thanks for posting this list of names. I had put in a pyFOIA
> request for this data a few years ago, but to my surprise, was
> flat out denied. I'm not sure how exhaustive this list may be,
> but publicly displaying the "commit hierarchy" within the Python
> community is very import for those who may want to get involved.
> [Talking to Mark Lawrence, Rustom said:]
> > So... May I humbly ask where are your precious commits??
> Thanks for putting Mark in his place. He has been brow
> beating folks on this list (myself included) for years, and
> i'll bet he now feels as tiny as D'Aprano did -- when GvR
> scolded him for disrespecting a Noob on Python-ideas.
>   Yeah, i was watching! 
>   ಠ_ಠ
> Now that Mark's lack of "commit cred" has been exposed, we can
> safely ignore his hollow and hypocritical bullying. And now
> that he has been de-fanged, he will be forced to seek employment
> elsewhere. Hmm, my suggestion is that he market himself as an
> on-call "peanut butter removal service". A venture that will
> no doubt be successful, seeing that he has two "heads up" on
> his competition!

Hey Rick!
Lets have a useful discussion
And cut the rhetoric

[Chris already showed that this list is inaccurate -- probably related 
to hg not having sighoff distinct from commit like git]

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