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Re: when and why did python(-minimal) become essential?

On Thu, Feb 09, 2006 at 02:55:57PM -0800, Thomas Bushnell BSG wrote:
> Josselin Mouette <joss@debian.org> writes:
> > Sorry, but there's a whole new generation of Debian developers here that
> > simply won't develop anything in perl, just because perl looks too
> > complex and cryptic to us. Now, with bash, perl and python, we can deal
> > with the scripting needs for at least a few releases; trying to
> > anticipate what will happen later is pure speculation.
> I'm in that category too.  Perl has always looked crazy to me.
> Scheme, anyone?

Amen to that, except for the scheme, python in essential is enough for
me, thank you.


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