New submission from Chris Jerdonek:

As discussed in issue 16108 and other issues referenced there, distutils lists 
the maintainer as the author in PKG-INFO when the maintainer is provided.  
However, the documentation does not state this.

This issue is to update the distutils documentation to state this, e.g. here:

and here:

assignee: eric.araujo
components: Distutils, Documentation
keywords: easy
messages: 174785
nosy: chris.jerdonek, eric.araujo, ezio.melotti, georg.brandl, tarek
priority: normal
severity: normal
status: open
title: update distutils docs to say that maintainer replaces author
type: behavior
versions: Python 2.7, Python 3.2, Python 3.3, Python 3.4

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