BDFL decision of Python's DVCS

Teemu Likonen tlikonen at
Wed Apr 1 07:00:27 BST 2009

On 2009-04-01 16:38 (+1100), Ben Finney wrote:

>> Dear Python developers,
>> The decision is made! I've selected a DVCS to use for Python. We're
>> switching to Mercurial (Hg).
> Well, this was short-lived. Guido has now retired in the furore and
> this decision has been corrected:
>     Guido […] has decided to step aside as its Benevolent Dictator
>     For Life. His official title is now Benevolent Dictator Emeritus
>     Vacationing Indefinitely from the Language (BDEVIL). […]

>     <URL:>

It's April 1st now.

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