[Tutor] Question about the "main" Python help list

Dave Angel davea at ieee.org
Sat Dec 4 09:37:10 CET 2010

On 01/-10/-28163 02:59 PM, Joel Schwartz wrote:
> I meant the Python-Help mailing list
> (http://mail.python.org/mailman/listinfo/python-help), which is described on
> the Python mailing list page (http://mail.python.org/mailman/listinfo) as
> "Expert volunteers answer Python-related questions."
> I guess I should have stated specifically what list I was referring to.
> Basically, the Python-Tutor list seems to be for people in the "beginner" or
> "initial learning" stage of Python, while the Python-Help list seems to be
> the general help list for people who are beyond the basics but who have some
> problem they can't solve on their own.
> I was hoping that there is a general Python help list that is not closed.
> Does anyone know if there is? Does anyone know why Python-Help Q&A are not
> made public?
> Joel
I think you're looking for comp.lang.python, which is a normal, 
subscribable list.  it works just like python-tutor, except the latter 
is for beginners.

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