Subject: Re: CVS commit: pkgsrc/lang/python23-pth
To: grant beattie <>
From: Matthias Drochner <>
List: pkgsrc-changes
Date: 08/04/2003 11:05:31 said:
> would it be possible to call this 'python23-threaded' rather than
> 'pth'? the former seems less misleading... 

Well, you can interpret "pth" as abbreviation of "pthreads" too,
so it covers both variants...
The threaded versions of Python 2.1 and 2.2 are suffixed "pth"
too, and it is used internally a lot (eg in the
Imo, changing all this is too much work just for having a nicer name...

best regards