[Python.NET] PTVS and python.NET

davidacoder davidacoder at hotmail.com
Wed Nov 27 04:21:13 CET 2013

I guess my preferred option would be to create a github organization and
host the repo there. So something like github.com/pythonnet/pythonnet. In
that case the organization can have multiple owners, so the whole thing is
also less dependent on one person.


If, on the other hand, one of the original maintainers wanted to host it
under their account, I would also understand that, i.e. if this is really
someone's baby.


Finally, I guess the official short name is "pythonnet", right? Or
"pythondotnet", like the mailing list alias?





From: Tribble, Brett [mailto:btribble at ea.com] 
Sent: Tuesday, November 26, 2013 5:36 PM
To: davidacoder; pythondotnet at python.org; brian.lloyd at revolution.com
Subject: RE: [Python.NET] PTVS and python.NET


So, who is willing to be the primary maintainer of the github repository? I
think we should wait for a little while to see if Brian or Barton respond. I
see that tiran has a github account as well: https://github.com/tiran


From: PythonDotNet [mailto:pythondotnet-bounces+btribble=ea.com at python.org]
On Behalf Of davidacoder
Sent: Tuesday, November 26, 2013 6:37 AM
To: pythondotnet at python.org <mailto:pythondotnet at python.org> 
Subject: Re: [Python.NET] PTVS and python.NET


Great idea!





From: PythonDotNet
[mailto:pythondotnet-bounces+davidacoder=hotmail.com at python.org] On Behalf
Of John Gill
Sent: Tuesday, November 26, 2013 7:47 AM
To: pythondotnet at python.org <mailto:pythondotnet at python.org> 
Subject: [Python.NET] PTVS and python.NET


Related to a move to github, I have been in touch with the maintainer of
PTVS asking if they are aware of this project.  It seems such a natural fit.


He would be happy to:


1.       Put a link on our "Related projects" page

2.       Identify some interesting scenarios and do a blog post

3.       Add a dedicated doc page

4.       Etc.


Subject to:


1.       The project is actively maintained

2.       Up to date docs

3.       It "works"

a.       Reliable & robust

b.      Works with PTVS (eg PTVS doesn't crash, .)


It would be great if PTVS was able to install python .NET for people (the
current install process "copy these dll's" is simple and effective, but a
direct install from PTVS would be good.


I think we would need to resolve the current situation with the code split
between github and sourceforge before we could get the endorsement from



This communication and any attachments contain information which is
confidential and may also be legally privileged. It is for the exclusive use
of the intended recipient(s). If you are not the intended recipient(s)
please note that any form of disclosure, distribution, copying, printing or
use of this communication or the information in it or in any attachments is
strictly prohibited and may be unlawful. If you have received this
communication in error, please return it with the title "received in error"
to postmaster at tokiomillennium.com <mailto:postmaster at tokiomillennium.com>
and then permanently delete the email and any attachments from your system.


E-mail communications cannot be guaranteed to be secure or error free, as
information could be intercepted, corrupted, amended, lost, destroyed,
arrive late or incomplete, or contain viruses. It is the recipient's
responsibility to ensure that e-mail transmissions and any attachments are
virus free. We do not accept liability for any damages or other consequences
caused by information that is intercepted, corrupted, amended, lost,
destroyed, arrives late or incomplete or contains viruses.


-------------- next part --------------
An HTML attachment was scrubbed...
URL: <http://mail.python.org/pipermail/pythondotnet/attachments/20131126/71564a6b/attachment-0001.html>

More information about the PythonDotNet mailing list