PEP 594 cgi & cgitb removal

Rhodri James rhodri at
Thu May 23 08:23:09 EDT 2019

On 22/05/2019 19:29, Terry Reedy wrote:
> One of the factors being considered in removal decisions is the absence 
> of anyone willing to list themselves in the expert's list
> as a maintainer for a module.
> At the moment, 3 other people have objected to the removal of these 
> modules.  I suspect that at least 2 of you 4 are at least as technically 
> qualified to be a core developer as I am.  A request to become the 
> maintainer of cgi and cgitb *might* affect the decision.

A quick read-through of the modules (I am supposed to be working right 
now) suggests that maintaining them wouldn't be a massive effort. 
Definitely something to think about.

Rhodri James *-* Kynesim Ltd

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